BURGLARY: Central District -- Police reported that someone forced open a door at a home in the 1700 block of Park Ave. and stole several phonograph records, cassette tapes, shoes, a compact disc player and a .22-caliber handgun, all valued at more than $1,300.
ASSAULT: Northwestern District -- Police are seeking a man who forced his way into a home in the 2600 block of Beethoven Ave. early yesterday and cut Isaac and Katherine Jacobs with a knife. The assailant fled apparently without taking anything. The Jacobses were treated at Sinai Hospital.
ARREST: Northwestern District -- Police investigating the attempted break-in of the KC Deli in the 4100 block of Pimlico Road arrested and charged Renault Watkins, 29, of no fixed address. He is being held in lieu of $7,500 bail.
THEFT: Northwestern District -- Delores Wright, of the 3800 block of Chatham Road, reported that someone broke into her home and stole medical equipment and food items, all valued at more than $2,000.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police were seeking three men, one armed with a handgun, who entered Fred & Fred New & Used Furniture store in the 4200 block of Reisterstown Road yesterday afternoon and robbed an employee of $100.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 2300 block of W. Lexington St. reported that someone broke a window in **TC house he owns in the 4800 block of Homer Ave., but he did not know if anything was stolen.
RAPE: Northwestern District -- Police have issued an arrest warrant for a 27-year-old man for raping a woman in a house yesterday after threatening her with a knife. The woman was treated at Mercy Medical Center. From information she provided, police obtained a warrant for Jimmie McCoy Eason, of no permanent address, who was recently released from the City Jail.
BREAK-IN: Northern District -- Employees of the York Road Auto Repair Center in the 4800 block of York Road reported that someone threw a car battery through an office window and stole a microwave oven valued at nearly $140.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a female resident of the 4300 block of Pimlico Road and were holding her pending charges that she attempted to cut Derrick Nelson with a knife at his home in the 2700 block of Cylburn Ave. early yesterday during an argument.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3500 block of Sweet Air St. in Hampden reported that someone cut out a section of screen in a rear door at his home and stole cash and some prescription drugs, all valued at $300.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Kevin Rivers, of the 1200 block of Darley Ave., reported that two men, one armed with a handgun, accosted him in the 400 block of Whitridge Ave. and robbed him of his leather coat, some cash and his wallet, all valued at nearly $340.
THEFT: Northern District -- Mary Dent, of the first block of Blythewood Road, reported that someone broke a window in her parked car in the 5400 block of Roland Ave. yesterday and stole a $175 radar detector.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the Concord Apartments in the 2500 block of W. Belvedere Ave. reported that someone entered his apartment with a key and stole more than $150.
BREAK-IN: Northern District -- Someone forced open the front door of the Portside Bar in the 4600 block of York Road during a 20-minute absence of the owner yesterday afternoon and stole the cash register, containing an undetermined amount of money.
BREAK-IN: Northern District -- Someone pried off a lock at a garage in the 100 block of Woodlawn Road and removed two bicycles valued at $600.
BREAK-IN: Northern District -- Employees of Byrdland, a store in the 2700 block of Greenmount Ave., reported that someone broke into the shop by cutting a hole in the roof and stole $400.
THEFT: Northern District -- Hargis Fletcher, of the 3800 block of Cottage Ave., reported that someone entered his home and stole a VCR valued at several hundred dollars. He suspects an acquaintance.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into an apartment under renovation in the 6000 block of Amberwood Road and stole a worker's bag of tools, valued at more than $500.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Officials of the Bond Lumber Co. in the 4600 block of Harford Road told police that on two occasions during the weekend three men entered the property and stole more than 50 pieces of 48-inch-by-96-inch wood lattice work, valued at nearly $800.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 5900 block of Leith Walk reported that someone broke into his home through a basement window over the weekend and stole $25,000 in bonds and a VCR, jewelry and cash, all valued at more than $600.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Employees of the James A. Quick Co. in Forest Hill, Harford County, reported that someone broke into a company vehicle parked in the 2800 block of Christopher Ave. and stole property valued at $700.
ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- A 14-year-old female resident of the 3900 block of Southclare Road reported that a car driven by a man nearly struck her last evening while she was in the 4600 block of Clareway. Police said the incident appeared intentional.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that an employee of A-1 Delivery in the 3400 block of Greenmount Ave. was delivering a food order in the 1100 block of Homestead St. around 8 p.m. yesterday when two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed him of nearly $40.
SHOOTING: Western District -- Renae Butler, of the 1700 block of Brunt St., was listed in good condition today at Maryland General Hospital after grazed in the chest in a shooting in the 2100 block of Division St. Butler said a gunman accosted him and fired as Butler attempted to flee. Butler ran to the home of a friend, who drove him to the hospital. Police said they had no motive for the shooting.
RAPE/ARREST: Western District -- Police were holding a man in the rape early yesterday of a woman inside her home. The woman told police the acquaintance came to her house complaining of being ill, then forced her into a room and raped her. Later, police arrested Tyrone Thompson, 27, address unknown, and charged him with second-degree rape.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Fontaine Pope, of the 700 block of Linnard St., reported he was in the 1100 block of Braddish Ave. shortly before 9 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by two men, one of whom implied he was armed with a gun. Police said the men robbed Pope of his $90 winter coat.
ASSAULT: Western District -- Police were seeking two men in connection with the assault of two men in the 2100 block of N. Fulton Ave. Police said one of the suspects was armed with a length of metal pipe and struck Chester Jones and Vance James, both of the 2100 block of N. Fulton Ave. Police said Jones was hit in the chest and suffered a dislocated rib. James was hit over the head and sustained lacerations and an eye injury. Both victims were treated at a hospital.
SHOOTING: Western District -- Police reported that Gerard Fitzhugh, of the 1600 block of Moreland Ave., was in the 1600 block of N. Warwick Ave. around 9 a.m. yesterday when he was attacked by a man armed with a handgun who shot him in the groin. Fitzhugh was taken to an area hospital for treatment and admitted.
ROBBERY: Central District -- James Booker, a resident of Delaware, reported he was in the 1100 block of N. Charles St. when he was accosted by two men, one armed with a handgun, who robbed him of more than $150.
ARRESTS: Woodlawn District -- Police arrested a man and woman following a shoplifting incident at the Super Saver food market at the Chadwick Shopping Center in the 7100 block of Security Blvd. late last night and learned during the investigation that a car they used was taken from a Towson resident last week during an armed robbery. Officer Ernest Sasser said a Tactical Squad officer was parked outside the store around 10 p.m. when an employee ran up to him and reported the shoplifting. The employee then told the officer that a man who shoplifted five cartons of cigarettes, two bottles of soda and an apple was seated with three other people in a nearby car. When the officer approached, the four, including a woman, got out of the car and fled. Sasser said the woman was caught immediately and that one of the men was captured a half-mile away. Charged with shoplifting and the March 6 armed robbery of the car was Bennett Haskins, 35, of no permanent address. Sasser said the woman was in possession of syringes but that charges were to be placed when her correct name is learned through records. Sasser said a .22-caliber starter pistol was found under one of the car's seats. He said other charges were pending against Haskins, including at least two previous shopliftings of numerous cartons of cigarettes from stores. Sasser said two other men in the car escaped.
Anne Arundel County
ASSAULT/ARREST: Annapolis -- Police arrested a 26-year-old man with no permanent address and charged him with the attempted murder of three residents of the first block of Bens Drive during an argument. Police said when officers arrived at the apartment, they found the three victims bleeding from knife wounds. Police said Arcellius Butler was treated at the scene by the crew of an ambulance and Natasha Butler was taken to Anne Arundel Medical Center, where she was treated and released. The third victim, Ricky Butler, was taken to the Shock-Trauma Unit in Baltimore, where he was listed in stable condition. Police said an argument between the accused and the victims grew into an altercation that ended when the three victims were stabbed with a knife. Police said they recovered a knife inside a trash can outside the apartment. Continuing their investigation, police searched the area and arrested Walter Thompson inside a nearby apartment.