SHOOTING: Western District -- Police today were seeking two men in connection with the shooting Saturday night of a woman in the bedroom of her home in the 500 block of N. Monroe St. Police said Sharon Miner was asleep in her second-floor bedroom around 9 p.m. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, forced their way in through the front door after knocking a friend of Miner's down when he attempted to prevent them from entering. Police said the men ran upstairs to the woman's bedroom and held her down. Police said one of the men men placed the muzzle of the gun inside Miner's mouth and pulled the trigger. Police said the bullet pierced the back of the woman's mouth and lodged in the back of her head. After the men fled, Miner was transported to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where today she was listed in serious condition. Police said the men fit the description of two men who were recently released from prison and that shooting was over some property that Miner was keeping for them while they were incarcerated.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Eugenia Holt, of the 3000 block of Belair Road, reported that someone removed an air conditioner from the outside of her dining-room window early yesterday morning. Holt told police the appliance was valued at nearly $300.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- An 11-year-old boy told police he was walking in the 3000 block of Hillen Road shortly after 11 a.m. yesterday when a female about 16 stole nearly $8 he was carrying.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone broke into Roy's Club in the 1600 block of Abbotston St. yesterday evening and stole an air conditioner. Police said the property was valued at $300 and that entry was gained through a side window. Police said a member of the club saw two men running from the building while carrying the air conditioner.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police reported a man robbed Johnny's food store in the 2000 block of E. 30th St. yesterday of an undisclosed sum of cash. Police said a man entered the store around 1:30 p.m. yesterday and ordered some lunch meat from an employee. Police said when the employee placed a package of meat on the counter and opened the cash register, the man went behind the counter, pushed the employee to the floor and removed the money.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Tracey Blunt, of the 1300 block of Gorsuch Ave., reported that while her car was parked near her home between 3 p.m. and 9 p.m. yesterday someone entered the vehicle through an unlocked door and stole an instant camera, a pair of tennis shoes, 50 cassette tapes and a stereo equalizer. Blunt told police the property was valued at more than $900.
RAPE/ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Police today continue their search for a man who robbed two women of their money Saturday night at gunpoint then raped one of them. Police said the women, one 20 and the other 65, had left their place of employment in the 5400 block of Belair Road around 9:15 p.m. Saturday when they were accosted by a man with a handgun as they were walking toward their cars in a lot behind the business. Police said the man robbed both women of $10 each before forcing them into the younger woman's car. Police said the man forced the owner of the car to drive to the rear of a school near Walther Boulevard and Glendale Avenue, where he ordered the older woman out of the car and told her to sit on the school steps. Police said the man raped the younger woman inside the car. Following the attack, the man ordered the older woman back into the car and told the rape victim to drive to the 5300 block of Belair Road. There, the women got out. Police said the rape victim's car was found a block away. Police said the younger woman was taken to the Francis Scott Key Medical Center, where she was treated and released. The rape victim told police the man told her he was recently released from jail.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 6200 block of Tramore Road reported she was asleep around 3:30 a.m. yesterday when she was awakened by a noise. The occupant told police she saw a man standing by a window and cried out. Police said the man fled and that no property was taken.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported a man broke into a dwelling in the 2300 block of Cloville Ave. around 4:15 a.m. yesterday and fled when the occupant was awakened by a noise. Police said the man entered through a kitchen window and was seen standing in the occupant's bedroom when she awoke. No property was taken, police said.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police today were seeking a man who broke into a house in the 5400 block of Grindon Ave. early yesterday morning. Police said a man of dark complexion was seen standing in the doorway of the occupant's bedroom after he was awakened shortly after 5 a.m. Police said the man fled and that no property was reported missing.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that property valued at nearly $1,800 was stolen from a dwelling in the 3800 block of Frankford Ave. after someone entered a basement through an outside trap door over the weekend. Police said the intruder made off with a guitar, several pieces of jewelry and a sword.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- John Franklin, of the 5900 block of Laclede Road, reported that someone stole a 5-horsepower go cart valued at $900 from his back yard over the weekend.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Abraham Hecht, of the 3000 block of Conowingo Road in the Street section of Harford County, reported that while his car was parked in the 6500 block of Hane Lane someone broke into the vehicle and stole a Winchester shotgun and two leather jackets. Police said the property was valued at nearly $800.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Police reported that someone forcibly entered a dwelling in the 1100 block of Frailey Way over the weekend and stole more than $300 from a bedroom dresser. Police said entry was gained through a first-floor bedroom window.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Jane Horseman, a 26-year-old resident of Pennsylvania, told police she was leaving a convenience store near the 5600 block of Albanene Place around 10:30 p.m. yesterday when a man carrying a set of jumper cables approached and asked if she could help him get his car started. Police said the man walked around the corner to the 5600 block of Albanene Place as Horseman drove her car to meet him. Police said when Horseman got out of her car, the man grabbed her purse and fled on foot. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at less than $15, and that none of the cars parked on the street showed any signs of being disabled.
THEFT: Northern District -- Georgia Bell, of the 1100 block of Cedarcroft Road, reported that someone entered the back yard of her home Saturday afternoon and stole a 26-inch 15-speed bike. Police said the bike was valued at $200.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 4400 block of St. George's Ave. reported that someone forcibly entered his home through a rear door and stole a scale, several grocery items, a watch and a flashlight. Police said the property was valued at nearly $180.
THEFT: Northern District -- William Driscoll, of the 300 block of E. University Parkway, reported that someone stole a 21-inch bike valued at nearly $400 from the front porch of his home Saturday evening.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- An employee of the 31st Street Book Store in the 400 block of E. 31st St. reported that someone broke into his business over the weekend and stole 45 compact discs. Police said the property was valued at $700 and that entry was gained by removing a screen and then breaking a window.
ROBBERY/ARREST: Northern District -- Police said an elderly resident of the Govans Manor Apartments reported he was assaulted by a man who entered his apartment yesterday evening and then robbed him of $20. Police said the resident was home around 5 p.m. yesterday when a man forcibly entered his apartment and tried to rob him. Police said that during a struggle the victim sustained an arm injury and was robbed of his money. Later, police arrested a man and were holding him at the station lockup pending robbery charges and a bail hearing before a District Court commissioner.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 1600 block of Warwick Ave. reported that someone broke into his home through a rear window and stole assorted clothing valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Police said property valued at nearly $450 was stolen from a dwelling in the 1100 block of N. Fulton Ave. after someone entered through a kitchen window. Police said the intruder escaped with a ladder, several buckets of paint, plywood and tools.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Employees of Winchester Wood Inc. in the 1200 block of W. Saratoga St. reported that someone broke into their building over the weekend by forcing the front door and stole welding equipment valued at $500.
ROBBERY/ARRESTS: White Marsh District -- Police arrested two men today and were holding them at the station in connection with the armed robbery about 12:30 a.m. today of the Taco Bell restaurant in the 7400 block of Belair Road. Two other men were being sought. Police said the pair were pulled over in a vehicle that fit the description of the get-away car when police spotted it on Lillian Holt Parkway Road near Rossville Boulevard several minutes after the robbery. Police said a large amount of money and at least one handgun was found in the car and that the two men arrested were identified by restaurant employees as two of the four men who committed the robbery. Police said the two men were to be charged with armed robbery and related offenses.
ASSAULT: Ferndale -- Police were seeking two men who forced their way into a house in the Heritage Hills section and sexually assaulted a woman. Police said the intruders also attacked and beat the woman's boyfriend in another section of the community after assaulting her. A motive for the attacks was not immediately known. Police said the woman was taken to a hospital for treatment and released.
BANK ROBBERY: Pasadena -- Police reported a man wearing sunglasses, a black T-shirt and a sweat suit entered the Signet Bank at Pasadena Crossroads near Jumper's Hole Road last week and gave a teller a note demanding money. After the teller gave the man an undisclosed sum of cash, he fled the bank and was last seen running behind Hoffman's animal hospital toward Freetown.
BURGLARY: Gambrills -- A resident of the 2000 block of Huntwood Drive reported that someone broke into his outdoor storage shed and stole his power riding mower. Police said the property was valued at more than $2,000.
BURGLARY: Glen Burnie -- Police said someone broke into a house in the 400 block of Pine Terrace Road and stole an electronic bug light and cash.
BURGLARY: Glen Burnie -- A resident of the first block of Georgia Avenue told police that property valued at $1,000 was stolen from his home after someone forced open a door. Police said the burglar made off with several pieces of jewelry.