Baltimore CityROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police today...

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ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police today continued to search for three men who entered the Pizza Hut in the 6000 block of Moravia Park Drive shortly before midnight and fled moments later with more than $1,200. Police said that besides taking the money from the restaurant, the trio, including one who was armed with a handgun, robbed three customers. During the robbery, the gunman fired a shot that ricocheted off a wall and struck one of the victims in the neck, causing a minor injury. Police said the injured person, whose name was not immediately available, refused medical treatment. Police said a second customer was choked by one of the three bandits and that the third had the gun pressed to his face. Police said the robbery occurred shortly after a police officer escorted a Pizza Hut employee to a bank where he made a night deposit.

SHOOTING: Western District -- Police reported that James Earl Perkins, 18, of the 1100 block of N. Fremont Ave., was in stable condition today at the University of Maryland Medical Center after being shot in the back shortly before 1 a.m. today while talking on an outside telephone in the 1100 block of Laurens St. Perkins told police the gunman was a man he knew and that

after being shot he ran home, where he summoned an ambulance. Perkins told police he knew of no reason why his friend would shoot him.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a resident of the 5300 block of Wright Ave. and charged him with breaking into three homes and also attempting to break into two other dwellings. Police said Kenneth Wayne Green, 31, was charged with breaking into houses in the 900 block of Spangler Way and on the block where he lives. Police said entry was gained by using a tool to force open doors and that property valued at more than $600 was removed from at least one of the houses. Police said attempts were made to gain entry into a house in the 1000 block of Quantril Way and another in the Wright Avenue block. Police said Green was being held at the Eastern District pending a bail hearing.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 4900 block of Crenshaw Ave. through a bedroom window and removed a TV set and a VCR. Police said the property was valued at nearly $2,000.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Employees of Glisson Masonry, in the 4600 block of Harford Road, reported that someone entered the property and removed a concrete mixer valued at $3,000, police said.

ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested Antoine Anderson, of the 5900 block of St. Regis Road, and charged him with the aggravated assault of two people during an incident inside an apartment in the 1800 block of Maulsby Court early yesterday. Police said that during the incident, Stephanie Young, of the Maulsby Court address, was struck in the face with a 24-inch-long metal pipe and that Brian Cunningham, 17, also of the Maulsby Court address, was struck in the chest. Police said Anderson was being held at the Eastern District pending a bail hearing.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Christopher Kolb, of the 5300 block of Nuth Ave., reported that while his van was parked near his home, someone broke into the vehicle and removed plumbing tools valued at more than $2,800.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Sandra Herbert, of the 2800 block of Mayfield Ave., reported that she was working at a carry-out in the 3300 block of Belair Road when someone went behind the counter and stole her purse. Herbert told police the purse contained cash and personal property, all valued at $32.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Michael Riley, of the 2100 block of Woodbox Lane in western Baltimore County, reported that while he was putting gas in his car at a service station in the 5500 block of Harford Road yesterday someone entered the car and removed more than $100 from his jacket that was laying on a seat.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into a dwelling in the 1600 block of Northgate Road and removed more than $600 worth of clothing from a closet. Police said entry into the house was made through a bathroom window.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone entered the Super Star Inn in the 5600 block of Pulaski Highway and removed more than $800 worth of musical equipment.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police responding to a shoplifting at the K mart in the 5000 block of Sinclair Lane yesterday arrested a 26-year-old man who attempted to leave the store without paying for several video tapes valued at nearly $150. Police said the man was being held at the Eastern District lockup pending charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 2700 block of Corona Court reported that someone broke into her home and removed $500. Police said entry was gained by breaking a pane of glass out of the rear patio door.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone used a key to enter a dwelling in the 1900 block of E. 32nd St. and removed a VCR. Police said the property was valued at nearly $150.

BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that a computer game and several game tapes were removed from an apartment in the 4800 block of Hamilton Ave. after someone gained entry by opening a rear window. Police said the property was valued at more than $300.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Mattie McLendon, of the 5600 block of Bowleys Lane, reported that someone she knows entered her home and removed her VCR. McLendon told police the property was valued at more than $400. Police advised McLendon to seek a warrant for the man's arrest.

THEFT/ARRESTS: Northeastern District -- Police yesterday arrested an 18-year-old woman and a 16-year-old girl after they attempted to leave the Ames department store in the 2500 block of Belair Road without paying for clothing valued at nearly $70. Police said the woman was being held at the women's detention center at the Central District pending theft charges and that the juvenile was released in the custody of her parents pending action by juvenile authorities. Police said the two were detained by a store security officer and that the property was recovered.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Grady Harrison, a resident of a high-rise apartment building in the 2000 block of Odell Ave., reported that he was home about 11 p.m. yesterday when a man entered his apartment and demanded his money after turning off the lights. Harrison told police the man removed $15 from a bedroom dresser drawer and fled.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Lydin Sykes, of the 2600 block of Springhill Ave., reported that she was home yesterday when her estranged husband entered the house and robbed her of a money order for more than $100 after striking her. Police said Sykes was advised to seek a warrant for the man's arrest.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A driver for United Parcel Service reported that he was working inside his truck yesterday afternoon in the 5000 block of York Road when he was accosted by a man armed with what appeared to be a 9mm handgun who ordered him to give up his money. Police said the UPS driver turned over $400 to the gunman, who fled on foot.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A student at Loyola College, in the 4500 block of N. Charles St., reported that someone broke into her dormitory room yesterday and removed a gold ring, a ruby ring and $90 in cash. Police said the total value of the property was not immediately known and that entry was gained by forcing the door open.

BURGLARY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police investigating a burglary in the 1000 block of Cameron Road arrested a 67-year-old man and charged him with the offense. Police said someone broke into the home by forcing a door and removed a TV set, VCR and a gold ring. Police said the property was valued at nearly $2,000. Later, police investigating the burglary arrested a suspect in the 5600 block of the Alameda. Police said Clarence Gardner, of the 3800 block of the Alameda, was charged with burglary and was being held at the station pending a bail hearing. It was not immediately known if the property was recovered.

THEFT: Western District -- Warren Miles, of the 1600 block of N. Payson St., reported that someone entered his property and stole his bike, valued at $500.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Police were seeking a man who broke into a house in the 2100 block of W. Lexington St. and, after being spotted by the occupant of the house, fled without taking anything. Police said the occupant recognized the man, who broke in through a kitchen window.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Louis Johnson, of the 900 block of W. Lexington St., reported that he was in the 600 block of N. Schroeder St. when he was attacked by three men who struck him on the head and robbed him of his wallet and $20 in cash.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Albert Walker, of the 3200 block of Yosemite Ave., reported that he was in the 2100 block of Pennsylvania Ave. early yesterday when he was assaulted by two men, one known as "Yummy" and the other "Duff," who who shoved him to the pavement and robbed him of more than $200 in cash.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police reported that Annie Britton, of the 1100 block of N. Longwood St., was walking in the 600 block of N. Mount St. early today when she was accosted by several men who pushed her into an alley and robbed her of the purse she was carrying. Police said the men escaped with cash and property.

Baltimoe County

ROBBERY/ARREST: White Marsh District -- Police last night arrested a 22-year-old Hollander Ridge man and charged him with two purse snatchings, the latest occurring about 8 p.m. Police said Patricia DeFabio, of Bel Air, Harford County, was about to enter Russo's restaurant in the 7300 block of Pulaski Highway when a man approached her from the rear and stole her purse. Police said that after Officer H.J. Harrington received information about a possible suspect in the case, he went to an apartment in the 1700 block of Opinkett Court in the Hollander Ridge public housing complex and asked a resident fitting the man's description if he could search his bedroom. Police said the occupant consented and was arrested after Harrington found DeFabio's purse under the bed. Also found under the bed was a purse stolen from Elizabeth Gaither, also of Bel Air, who was robbed of her purse Sept. 24 when she was about to enter the same restaurant. Police said Antonio Morrow was being held at the White Marsh District station pending a bail hearing today in District Court.

ANNE ARUNDEL

ROBBERYROBBERY: Odenton -- Police today were searching for man who entered the 7-Eleven store in the 1300 block of Odenton Road early yesterday and forced a clerk to hand over money from the cash register after striking the employee in the face with a hammer. Police said the clerk was not seriously injured and that a witness to the robbery reported seeing the robber drive off in a blue Honda Civic with Maryland tags.

SO:The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.

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