SEX ARRESTS: Central District -- Police early today arrested three women and three female impersonators in the 600 block of N. Calvert St. on charges of soliciting for sex. Lt. James Henderson said complaints from private citizens and businesses the area led to the arrests of the six around 1:30 a.m. today after they had been warned several times to stay off the street. Henderson said the six were plying their trade when eight patrol cars blocked off the 600 block of N. Calvert St. at Centre Street on the south end and East Monument Street on the north. Henderson said two patrol wagons were used to haul the six to the station, where the impersonators were charged with loitering for lewdness and the women were charged with loitering for prostitution. Bail hearings were pending. The names of those arrested were not immediately available. Besides loitering, Henderson said, the six were reportedly impeding traffic by stepping into the road.
THEFT: Northern District -- Rhonda Carney, of the 4500 block of Finney Ave., reported that someone entered her city Department of Recreation and Parks office in the 4600 block of Lanier Ave. and removed a cassette player and several tapes. Police said the property was valued at more than $100.
THEFT: Northern District -- Steven Tamberino, of the 3300 block of St. Paul St., reported that someone broke into his 1987 Toyota while the car was parked near his home between Monday and Tuesday and removed a cassette player. Police said the property was valued at $400.
THEFT: Northern District -- Jenny Corckran, of the 6000 block of Lakehurst Drive in northern Baltimore County, reported that someone broke into her parked 1987 Toyota in the 100 block of St. Johns Road Tuesday and stole her purse containing cash and personal items. Police said the thief also stole six cassette tapes and that the total value of the property was $200.
THEFT/ARRESTS: Northern District -- Scott Cutter, a professional painter, reported that his parked 1987 Chevrolet van was broken into in the 3900 block of Roland Ave. Tuesday evening, and a gallon of white paint was stolen. Police said three male juveniles were later seen emptying the paint into a nearby alley and were arrested and charged as juveniles with theft. Police said the youths were released in the custody of their parents pending action by juvenile authorities.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Wayne Pennington, of the 5100 block of Conant Way, reported that during an incident in the 5500 block of Bowleys Lane yesterday, he was attacked by a man armed with a razor who cut him on his hands and face and then robbed him of $30. Later, Police arrested Mauri Harris, a resident of the 5500 block of Bowleys Lane, and charged him with assault and armed robbery. Police said Harris was being held at the Eastern District pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Bessie Faison, of the 1600 block of Kingsway Road, reported she was walking near her home yesterday morning when a youth in his mid-teens approached her from behind and stole her purse.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Karl Egenberger, of the 4200 block of Eastview Road, reported that someone broke into his parked car while it was parked near his home and removed cassette tapes valued at more than $100.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Employees of Johnny's Used Cars in the 4800 block of Harford Road reported that someone broke into two cars on the lot and removed their stereo radios, valued at $300.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 1500 block of Abbotston St. reported that someone broke into his home by forcing a rear kitchen door and removed a TV. Police said the value of the property was not immediately known.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- John Berrella, of the 2200 block of Lake Ave., reported to police that someone entered the front porch of his home and removed property valued at more than $100.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Corrine Betty, of the 1600 block of Homestead St., reported that someone entered the bedroom of her home and removed more than $100 from under the mattress. Betty told police that several people had access to the room.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone entered an apartment in the 1700 block of E. 29th St. yesterday and removed property valued at more than $1,000. Police said there were no signs of forced entry.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police yesterday arrested a 19-year-old female resident of the 2000 block of Bob Hendrickson Court and charged her with assaulting a 15-year-old girl during an incident near the victim's home, also in the 2000 block. Police said the victim sustained minor arm and shoulder injuries and that Tyleshia Spedden was being held at the women's detention center at the Central District pending a bail hearing today before a District Court commissioner.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- William Carter, 18, of the 2300 block of Edwing Court, reported that during an incident yesterday afternoon near his home, a teen-age male pointed a .22-caliber handgun at him. Later, police arrested a suspect and were holding him at the station pending action by juvenile authorities.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Eleanor Messenger, of the 2100 block of Armistead Way, reported she was leaving a convenience store in the 5900 block of Pulaski Highway yesterday afternoon when she was assaulted from behind by a man who shoved her to the pavement and stole her purse. Later, police arrested James Fatheny, 29, of the 1600 block of Liljones Court, after two witnesses chased him down and held him for officers responding to a report of a robbery. Police said Fatheny was charged with assault and robbery and was held overnight at the Eastern District lockup pending a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that Leslie Brown, of the 1600 block of Lochwood Road, was walking near her home around 10 p.m. yesterday when a man attacked her from behind and stole her purse after pushing her to the pavement.
THEFT: Northern District -- Joyce McCray, of the 4500 block of Roland Ave., reported that someone entered the back yard of her home yesterday and removed a bike valued at more than $150.
THEFT: Northern District -- Employees of the Marsh Construction Co. in the 4300 block of Old York Road reported that someone entered company property and removed equipment to erect scaffolding. Police said the property was valued at $600.
THEFT: Central District -- Employees of Over the Garden Gate, a store in the Light Street Pavilion at Harborplace, reported that someone entered an area frequented by employees and
removed a metal box containing more than $2,000 in cash and checks.
THEFT: Central District -- Christopher Gilliam, of the 300 block of Limestone Valley Drive in Baltimore County, reported that some broke into his parked truck in the 1300 block of Myrtle Ave. yesterday and stole a spare tire and several pieces of stereo equipment. Gilliam told police the property was valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Central District -- A resident of the first block of E. Biddle St. reported that someone broke into her home between Tuesday and yesterday and removed property valued at several thousand dollars. Police said the intruder fled with several pieces of jewelry, computer equipment, cassette tapes, a compact disc player and clothing.
BURGLARY: Central District -- Police said property valued at nearly $500 was removed from a dwelling in the 1900 block of Guilford Ave. after someone entered by opening a front window.
ROBBERY: Central District -- Lifford Wendell, of the 700 block of W. Lanvale St., reported he was in the 1500 block of Myrtle Ave. yesterday when he was assaulted by a man he knows who robbed him of more than $100. Police said Wendell was advised to seek a warrant for the arrest of a the man.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Eddie Young, of the 1800 block of E. 29th St., reported that his ex-girlfriend entered his bedroom yesterday and removed $200. Police said Young was advised to seek a warrant for the woman's arrest or a summons ordering her to court to answer theft charges.
ROBBERY: Towson District -- Police reported that a deliveryman for Pepe's Carry Out in the 6000 block of Falls Road was robbed of an undisclosed sum of cash around 11 p.m. yesterday by two men, one armed with a handgun, as the victim returned to his car in the 6800 block of Blenheim Road. Police said the victim was walking back to his car after making a delivery when he was accosted by two men who demanded his $$ money. Police said after robbing the deliveryman of his cash at gunpoint, the two men fled. Police said the uninjured victim drove back to the shop and reported the incident.
ASSAULT & ROBBERY: White Marsh District -- Police today were seeking a woman who struck an employee of a store in Golden Ring Mall after the employee caught her trying to steal merchandise. Police said an employee of Limited Inc., in the 6400 block of Rossville Blvd., saw a woman kneeling down behind a display counter yesterday evening and asked her what she was doing. Police said when the employee attempted to retrieve a bag containing store items, the woman threatened to shoot him. Police said as the employee pulled the bag from the woman, she struck him in the head and fled. Police said the employee was not seriously injured.
DRUG ARRESTS: Glen Burnie -- Police arrested two men on narcotics charges after noticing that a car parked outside a convenience store on Crainmont Drive was registered to a man wanted for theft. Police said two officers were about to enter the Dash In convenience store when they noticed a black Nissan 280ZX parked on the lot with its lights on and the keys in the ignition. Checking out the car, the officers learned that its owner was wanted on a warrant charging him with theft. After learning that the car's owner was in the store, police arrested William Howard Hall, 41, of the 7900 block of Crainmont Drive. While searching Hall and his companion, George Wilson Daneker, 21, also of the 7900 block of Crainmont Drive, police found heroin and hypodermic syringes. Police said both men were charged with possession of heroin with intent to distribute and possession of narcotics paraphernalia. Bail information on the two men was not available.
SUSPICIOUS FIRE: Waterloo -- Police and fire authorities today continued to investigate a fire ruled suspicious that destroyed a vacant barn on Old Waterloo Road near Lark Brown Road over the weekend. Police said the fire, which was reported shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday, completely destroyed the barn that police said was owned by the Howard Research and Development Co. Police said no injuries were reported during the fire that caused an estimated $10,000 damage.
BURGLARY: West Friendship -- A resident of the 12200 block of Etchison Road reported that someone broke into his home through a front window and removed several pieces of jewelry. ** Police said the value of the property was not immediately known.
SO:The following accounts were compiled by reporter Richard Irwin from police records in the Baltimore area yesterday and today.