Burglar breaks into Northern District police station; caught wearing police jacket [Crime Log]

The following is compiled from police reports. It is the Baltimore Messenger's policy to include descriptions only when there is enough information to make identification possible. If you have any information about these crimes, call the Baltimore City Police Department's Northern District at 410-396-2455.

Belvedere Avenue (East)


1000 block, between 4:30 and 6 a.m. April 27. Two laptops, two cellphones stolen from residence. Entry gained through unlocked front window.

Belvedere Avenue (West)


2400 block, between 11:45 a.m. and 2:49 p.m. April 28. Wallet, VISA card, bank card, Social Security card, license stolen from desk drawer.

Benninghaus Road

400 block, between 5:30 p.m. April 28 and 3:10 a.m. April 29. SKS rifle, Mosin Carbine rifle, Winchester shotgun, two laptops stolen from Homeland Auto Body. Entry gained through rear window.

Castlewood Road

100 block, between 10:30 a.m. and 5:15 p.m. April 30. Copper downspouts stolen.

Charles Street (North)

2800 block, between 4 p.m. April 27 and noon April 28. Construction materials stolen after being left unattended on sidewalk.

Cold Spring Lane (West)


2200 block at 3 p.m. April 27. Police jacket stolen from Northern District police station. Entry gained through unlocked rear window. Suspect re-entered lobby wearing jacket and was arrested after desk personnel became suspicious and investigated.

Cresmont Avenue

3000 block, between 5:45 and 6 p.m. April 30. Galaxy 3 cellphone, Necklace stolen from, residence. Entry gained through basement door.

Dellwood Avenue

1300 block, between 4 p.m. May 1 and 10:30 a.m. May 2. Tools stolen from house under renovation. Entry gained by forcing open side door.

Elm Avenue


3500 block, between 11 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. April 29. Amplifier, guitar strap, AC adapter stolen from vehicle.

3600 block, between midnight and 9 a.m. May 3. Car charger stolen from unlocked vehicle.

Evans Chapel Road

4400 block, between midnight and 11 a.m. May 3. Tools stolen from vehicle.

Grandview Avenue

4300 block, between 5:30 p.m. April 29 and 8:30 a.m. April 30. Purse, clothes, credit cards stolen from vehicle.


Greenmount Avenue

3100 block, between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. April 29. Registration sticker stolen from vehicle.

Guilford Avenue

2900 block, between 3:30 p.m. May 2 and 1 a.m. May 3. Green, 1972 Honda motorcycle with Maryland tag 32121LD stolen.

Hickory Avenue

4100 block, between 11 p.m. April 28 and 8:15 a.m. April 29. Someone tried to break into vehicle.


Highfield Road

Unit block, between midnight and 12:46 a.m. May 1. Two Maryland tags 3ATP23 stolen from vehicle..

Hooper Avenue

3900 block at 1:13 p.m. May 1. Man getting off light rail robbed at gunpoint of sunglasses, cash.

Huntingdon Avenue

2600 block, between 5:20 and 5:35 p.m. April 27. Purple Hannah Montana bicycle stolen from sidewalk.


2600 block at 1:50 a.m. May 3. Two assailants robbed two pedestrians at gunpoint of cash, cellphone, handbag, bank cards, ID.

Kipling Court

5800 block, between 10:30 a.m. and 6:45 p.m. April 28. Crowbar used in unsuccessful attempt to break into residence through basement screen door. Crowbar left at scene.

5800 block at 4:40 p.m. April 28. Rear door damaged in attempted residential break-in.

Laplata Avenue

4400 block, between 5 p.m. April 29 and 4:40 p.m. May 1. Haircutting supplies stolen from unlocked vehicle.


Loyola Northway

2400 block at 1 p.m. April 27. Warrant to be sought for man who slammed girlfriend to ground, choked her and stole her cellphone during argument.

Lyman Avenue

400 block at 9:06 a.m. April 29. Suspect found inside vehicle trying to take property from pocketbook.

Mansion House Drive

1800 block at 3:44 p.m. April 28. Woman pushing stroller grabbed around neck from behind and robbed of wallet, Social Security card, ID after struggle.


Morling Avenue

1300 block, between 8:30 p.m. April 28 and 8:50 a.m. April 29. Gift cards, CDs stolen from vehicle.

Nutmeg Terrace

2300 block at 3:15 p.m. May 2. Canvas bag, passport, keys stolen from purse that owner left unattended next to her vehicle while she was bringing groceries inside residence.

Roland Avenue

5200 block, between 2:30 and 4 p.m. April 29. Cellphone stolen from school bag during event at Roland Park Country School.


4200 block, between 5 p.m. May 2 and 8 a.m. May 3. CD/radio, TomTom GPS, cellphone charger, sunglasses stolen from vehicle.

Ruscombe Lane

2500 block, between 5 and 8:35 p.m. May 3. Silver-colored, 2003 Acura TL with Maryland tags SBL0060 stolen.

Sisson Street

2600 block, between 5:40 and 11:30 a.m. May 1. Maryland tag 3AA4289 stolen from 2006 Dodge.

Smith Avenue


5900 block, between 7:40 a.m. and 1 p.m. April 29. Cash, jewelry stolen from residence. Entry gained by forcing open front door.

South Road

2200 block, between 8 p.m. May 1 and 5 p.m. May 2. Wallet, credit cards, bank cards, driver's license, passport, pens, flash drive, makeup stolen from unlocked vehicle.

St. Paul Street

3000 block at 9:45 p.m. May 1. Three female assailants robbed woman at gunpoint of cash, bag, wallet, credit cards, ID, shopping bag, candle

Sundew Terrace


2300 block, between 1 and 7 a.m. Maryland tag 4AM7628 stolen.

Tudor Arms Avenue

3700 block, between 8 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. April 28. Bicycle stolen from garage. Entry gained through apparently open garage door.

Tuscany Road

100 block, Enterprise rental car, a Ford Escape with Maryland tags 2AT6199 stolen.

Union Avenue


1500 block at 7:30 p.m. April 27. Laptop stolen from residence. Victim chased suspect, who got away but returned later and apologized. Victim chased suspect again and held him until police arrived and arrested him.

1200 block at 1:30 p.m. May 2. Soda stolen from unlocked vehicle. Suspect arrested.

University Parkway (East)

300 block, between 12:35 and 1:30 p.m. April 27. iPod, Garmin GPS stolen from vehicle.

Warrenton Road

Unit block, between 3 p.m. April 27 and 4:30 p.m. May 2. Copper downspouts stolen.


Weldon Avenue

1200 block, between 6 p.m. April 27 and 6:30 a.m. April 29. Someone tried to steal vehicle.

Wyman Parkway

2900 block at 10:15 a.m. April 28. Woman arrested after pulling gun on Baltimore Gas & Electric Co. worker , who was turning off suspect's service.

York Road

5700 block at 11:03 p.m. April 28. Duralast Jumpbox stolen from garage. Entry gained through window. Suspect identified in another investigation and arrested..


30th Street (East)

800 block at 7 p.m. May 3. Cash stolen from safe in residence.

33rd Street (East)

200 block, between 3:40 p.m. April 30 and 3:40 p.m. May 1. Wallet stolen from desk drawer

36th Street (East)

600 block, between noon May 1 and 5 p.m. May 3. Air compressor, saw, paint stolen from residence. Entry gained through front window.


40th Street (West)

500 block at 1:50 p.m. April 28. Copper downspouts stolen from dwelling.

43rd Street (East)

800 block at 6:30 p.m. April 29. Two cellphones, driver's license, credit cards, bank cards among items stolen from unlocked vehicle.