SHOOTING: Western District -- Police reported that Antonio DeShield, 18, of the 3800 block of Copley Road, was standing outside the entrance to the Metro in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. around 8 p.m. yesterday when he was approached by a man who shot him in the throat with a handgun. Several passers-by went to DeShield's aid while others called police and reported the shooting. Police said DeShield was taken by a city Fire Department ambulance to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was listed today in stable condition. Police have made no arrests and have no motive for the shooting.
BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- A resident of the 6100 block of Toone St. reported that someone broke into her home yesterday between 1 a.m. and 7 a.m. and removed a 27-inch TV set valued at $800. Entry was gained through an unlocked door.
BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- Police reported that the occupant of a house in the 2600 block of Eastern Ave. was present early yesterday when he heard someone breaking into his home. Police said the intruder saw the occupant and fled without taking any property. Police said entry was gained through a kitchen window.
BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- Employees of the Canton Square Deli in the 2900 block of O'Donnell St. reported that someone removed an undisclosed sum of money from the cash register after apparently hiding inside the store between Tuesday night and yesterday morning.
SHOOTING: Southeastern District -- Gregory Nealy, of the 2600 block of W. Cold Spring Lane, reported that he was in the 700 block of Ensor St. around 2:30 p.m. yesterday when the occupant of a passing blue car fired a shot from a weapon and struck him in the right leg. Police said the car drove off and that Nealy was taken to the Francis Scott Key Medical Center, where he was treated and released.
ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- Ethel Zelenske, of the 3700 block of Rexmere Road, reported that she was walking in the first block of S. Front St. around 5:30 p.m. yesterday when she was approached from behind by two men who stole the purse she was carrying. Police said the men fled the scene on foot with cash and property, all valued at nearly $80.
ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- Police reported that Ellen Pelley, of the 700 block of N. Kenwood Ave., was walking in the 600 block of N. Madeira Ave. shortly after 3 p.m. yesterday when a man riding by on a bike stopped and attempted to steal her purse while threatening to shoot her. Police said that while Pelley and the man struggled for the purse, the man pulled out an unknown-caliber handgun and struck Pelley. Police said the bike rider rode off with the woman's purse containing $60 in cash and personal property.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Paul Provenzano, of the 5000 block of Federal St., reported that while his car was parked near his home yesterday someone broke into the vehicle and removed tools valued at more than $100. Police said entry was gained by forcing open a rear door.
ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Lois Craig, 34, of the 3400 block of Ravenwood Ave., reported that during an incident at her home with a man she knows she was stabbed in the neck with a fork. Police said Craig was not seriously injured and that the man was being sought.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A 15-year-old resident of the 2600 block of Kirk Ave. reported that she was in the 1500 block of Carswell St. yesterday when she was attacked by several other teen-age girls. Police said that during the attack, one of the girls reached into the victim's mouth and removed a gold tooth. Police said the girls fled and that the tooth was valued at more than $200.
THEFT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police responding to the K mart store in the 5100 block of Sinclair Lane arrested a female resident of the 1400 block of N. Bond St. who attempted to leave the store without paying for several pieces of clothing. Police said the woman was held overnight at the Women's Detention Center at the Central District pending charges and a bail hearing. Police said a summons was expected to be issued against a second woman involved in the shoplifting.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Robin Eshelman, of the 1300 block of Roxboro Road in the Rosedale section of Baltimore County, reported that he was in the 3200 block of Fenwick Ave. around 10 p.m. yesterday when he was accosted by two men, one armed with a long-barreled rifle, who demanded he give up his money. Police said Eshelman gave up $4 to the gunman and his accomplice, who fled the scene on foot.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- John Hardesty, of the 5300 block of Portsmouth Road in the Windsor section of western Baltimore County, reported that while his car was parked on the lot at Memorial Stadium in the 1000 block of E. 33rd St. last night during the baseball game between the Orioles and the Boston Red Sox someone broke into the vehicle and removed a cellular phone valued at $500.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Officials of Johns Hopkins University in the 3400 block of N. Charles St. reported that someone entered a room in Levering Hall yesterday and removed more than $100 from an unlocked safe.
THEFT: Northern District -- Police reported that someone removed a Denver boot from a 1988 Honda that was parked in the 3500 block of St. Paul St. Police said the car, which bore New York tags, was driven away and that the boot was valued at more than $200. The boot is an orange-colored device that is attached to a car's wheel and locked to prevent the vehicle from being driven away. The boot is put on cars whose owners have accrued unpaid parking tickets.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 5600 block of Lothian Road reported that someone broke into her home through a rear window and removed a VCR, stereo equipment, several tapes and other property. Police said the property had a total value of more than $1,500.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone entered a dwelling in the 400 block of E. 26th St. through a kitchen door and removed a video game and more than a dozen game tapes. Later, police arrested a juvenile in connection with the break-in and released him into the custody of his parents after being charged as a juvenile. Police said several other youths were being sought.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3800 block of Cottage Ave. reported that someone broke into her home through the basement window and removed more than $100 worth of computer game tapes.
ARSON: Northeastern District -- Police were seeking the person who entered the property of Pallet Repairs in the 6600 block of Moravia Park Drive around 8 p.m. yesterday and set fire to several wooden pallets that were inside a trailer. Police said the fire caused an undetermined amount of damage to the property.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Xavier Dashiell, of the 4900 block of Gunther Ave., reported that someone entered his home yesterday and removed a TV set, microwave oven and a computer game. Police said the property was valued at more than $400. Dashiell told police he suspects a man he knows of taking the property.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Officials of the Frankford Garden Apartments in the 5200 block of Frankford Ave. reported that someone broke into a vacant apartment and removed a refrigerator. Police said the appliance was valued at $300.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Employees of DePalo & Sons Inc. in the 4600 block of Belair Road reported that someone removed a microwave oven valued at nearly $400 that was placed temporarily at the door of a loading dock. Police said a man seen near the loading dock was being sought in connection with the incident.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man and were holding him at the Eastern District station lockup pending charges that he attempted to leave the Ames department store in the 2500 block of Belair Road without paying for a sweater. Police said the sweater was recovered when the man was arrested.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a 45-year-old woman was arrested yesterday when she attempted to leave the Valu Food store in the 4200 block of Frankford Ave. without paying for merchandise valued at nearly $30. Police said the woman was detained by a store security officer who held her for the arrival of uniformed district officers. Police said the woman was held overnight at the women's detention center pending charges.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 4900 block of Todd Ave. reported that someone broke into her home through a window and removed property valued at $2,000.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Kim Blackshear, of the 5600 block of Sinclair Lane, reported that she was home around 3 p.m. yesterday when she answered a knock at her door. 'D Blackshear later told police she was accosted by three men, all in their 30s, who pushed her back into the house and robbed her of several pieces of property after tying her hands. Blackshear told police that one of the men was armed with an unknown-caliber handgun.
THEFT: Northern District -- John O'Brien, of the 1100 block of Rectory Lane, reported that while his 1977 Lincoln was parked in the 3800 block of Roland Ave. someone broke into the vehicle and removed a stereo radio, compact disk player and a stereo equalizer. Police said the property was valued at $1,000 and that entry was gained by breaking a window.
THEFT: Northern District -- Officials at Sinai Hospital in the 2400 block of W. Belvedere Ave. reported that someone entered a room in their medical department and removed a VCR, electric pencil sharpener, a dictating machine and a calculator. Police said the property was valued at nearly $800.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3900 block of Greenmount Ave. reported that property valued at $200 was removed from his home by someone who entered without leaving any signs of where or how he broke in. Taken, police said, was a stereo turntable and several cassette tapes.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into an apartment in the 2000 block of Bobhendrickson Court in the Hollander Ridge public housing project and removed a TV set. Police said the property was valued at $300 and that entry was gained by opening a bedroom window.
BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- A resident of the 1100 block of Steelton Ave. reported that someone broke into her home by forcing open a door and removed $50 from a closet.
BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- Officials at St. Clement's Church in the 1200 block of Chesaco Ave. in Rosedale reported that someone entered the main building and removed more than $700 from a desk in a second-floor office.
BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- A resident of the 6000 block of Nahant Road in the Garden Village Apartments reported that someone broke into her home after removing a window screen and ransacked the bedroom. Police said it was not immediately known if any property was missing.
BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- Police reported that a VCR )) valued at $200 was removed from a dwelling in the 7200 block of Hilltop Ave. after someone gained entry by removing the screen from the first-floor window.
Anne Arundel County
RAPE/ARREST: Crofton -- Police arrested a 29-year-old unemployed man with no fixed address and charged him with breaking into a Crofton home and raping a 39-year-old woman. Police said the victim, a restaurant employee, was asleep early yesterday when she awoke to find a man in her bedroom. The woman later told police the man dragged her into the basement, where he tied her hands behind her back and raped her. After the man fled, the woman called police. She was taken to Anne Arundel General Hospital, where she was treated for injuries and released. Police said the man was arrested shortly before 7 p.m. yesterday inside a house in the 400 block of Arundel Beach Road on a warrant after he was identified by several people who were given photographs of suspects. Police said Stanley Glenwood Prout, was charged with first-degree rape and burglary and was held overnight at the Eastern District station pending a bail hearing today. Police said Prout was identified as the man who attempted to enter the victim's house about an hour before the rape but was refused entry by the victim's roommate. Police said Prout is also suspected of breaking into an Odenton home on Saturday and stealing a checkbook and the keys to a car that he was driving.