Baltimore CityROBBERY: Northwestern District -- James Hill,...


Baltimore City

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- James Hill, of the first block of Mountbatten Court in the West Glen Apartments in Woodlawn, reported he was in the 3300 block of Garrison Blvd. late Sunday night when he was stopped by a man who struck him over the head with a handgun. After assaulting Hill, the gunman robbed him of cash and property, all valued at nearly $300.

CHURCH BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Officials of Christian Unity Temple in the 3900 block of Groveland Ave. reported that someone broke into their building through a basement window yesterday morning but that it was not known if any property was taken.

THEFT: Northwestern District -- Charlotte Scott, of the 3300 block of Woodland Ave., reported that someone entered her home and stole several pieces of clothing valued at more than $260.

THEFT: Northwestern District -- Police reported that someone stole lawn furniture valued at $400 from the property of Carl Williams in the 5100 block of Woolverton Ave.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Lonnie Jackson, of the 1400 block of Kingsway Road, told police he was in the 3500 block of Copley Road shortly before 10 a.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man with a handgun who demanded his property. Police said Jackson gave the gunman property with an unknown value.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Robert Meade, of the 5200 ** block of Park Heights Ave., told police he was walking in the 3200 block of Hayward Ave. yesterday when he was attacked by a man who knocked him to the pavement and then robbed him of cash and property, all valued at $50.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Police said a resident of the 400 block of S. Wickham Road was riding his bicycle in the 3100 block of Yosemite Ave. around 6 p.m. yesterday when he was assaulted by an older youth who knocked him off the bike and stole it. Police said the victim was not injured and that the bike was valued at more than $100.

ROBBERY TRY: Northwestern District -- Sherania Tilghman, of the 3900 block of Cedardale Road, reported she was walking in the 4200 block of Wabash Ave. yesterday evening when she was accosted from the rear by a man who attempted to steal her purse. Police said Tilghman resisted, and the man fled without robbing her.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police today were seeking a man who entered the Subway carry-out in the 3400 block of Greenmount Ave. Sunday evening and forced an employee to give him the money from the cash register. Police said the gunman escaped with more than $100.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A resident of the 800 block of Argonne Drive reported that someone broke into his home over the weekend and removed an air conditioner valued at $800 from window.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that jewelry valued at more than $2,000 was stolen from a dwelling in the 5700 block of Cross Country Blvd. after someone entered by forcing the front door. Police said the burglary occurred yesterday between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Police reported that someone forcibly entered an apartment in the 200 block of E. 31st St. and stole a compact disc player, cash and a bike. Police said the property was valued at $300 and that entry was gained by climbing a ladder and entering a second-floor window.

THEFT: Northern District -- John Russell, of the 800 block of E. Lake Ave., reported that someone broke into his 1984 Toyota between Sunday and yesterday while the vehicle was parked near his home and stole two cameras and a checkbook. Russell told police the property was valued at nearly $1,100.

THEFT: Northern District -- Two residents of the 5500 block of York Road told police that someone entered their apartment while they were asleep and stole property having a total value of nearly $10,000. Mohammed Younis told police his watch, ring and cash with a total value of $2,380 were stolen. His roommate, Mohammed Iqual, reported the loss of his watch and jewelry, all valued at $7,455. The men told police they suspect two people who visited them yesterday stole their property while they were asleep.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Police reported that Shirley Lewis, of the 1200 block of Madison Ave., was in the 1600 block of W. North Ave. yesterday evening when she was accosted by a man with a handgun who robbed her of her purse containing $200. Police said the gunman also robbed Lewis of her 1988 Pontiac bearing license plates VFY-188.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Lonnie White, of the 2100 block of Crimea Road, reported he was in the 500 block of N. Pulaski St. when he was accosted by two men, one with a handgun, who demanded he give up his jewelry. Police said White gave the men jewelry valued at more than $300.

BURGLARY: Western District -- A resident of the 200 block of N. Carey St. reported his home was broken into by someone over the weekend who stole stereo equipment and a tape recorder. Police said the property was valued at $500.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Owners of an apartment in the 1200 block of W. Saratoga St. reported that forced open the front door of the dwelling while it was being renovated and stole an electric drill and a saw. Police said the tools were valued at $300.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Lovliest Jackson, of the 4400 block of Eldone Road, reported she was in the 800 block of N. Gilmor St. yesterday when a man in his early 20s grabbed her by the arm and robbed her of her keys, three gold chains and nearly $90. Police said the total value of the property was not known.

Baltimore County

ROBBERY/ARRESTS: White Marsh District -- Police have charged two city men with the armed robbery yesterday morning of the Taco Bell restaurant in the 7400 block of Belair Road. Officer David Hartman said Stanley Stith, 19, of the 2200 block of Belair Road, and Robert Ellis, 19, of the 3400 block of Elmora Ave., were being held at the station on $100,000 bond each. Hartman said the two men were arrested when a road block was set up at Lillian Holt Drive and Rossville Boulevard by Officers Robert Wright and Daniel Parker moments after the robbery. Hartman said at least two employees of the restaurant were taken to the scene of the arrest and identified both men as two of four men who committed the robbery. In the car, police found a cash drawer taken from the restaurant's safe and a loaded CO-2 pellet pistol. Police said the car was registered to Ellis' mother. Hartman said $2,384.62 was taken in the robbery and all but $6 was recovered. He said two men who got out of the car moments before it was stopped were being sought.

Anne Arundel County

ARREST: Annapolis -- Police arrested a teen-ager and charged him with assault after a fight inside a house in the 100 block of Edgemere Drive in Hillsmere Shore. Police said an officer was driving by the house shortly after 1 a.m. Sunday when he heard the sound of glass breaking. Entering the house, the officer saw several teen-agers engaged in fistfights and requested back-up units. Police said no arrests were made at that point and that three youths were sent to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries. About two hours later, the same officer was patrolling past the house again when he heard the sounds of a fight going on inside. The officer entered the house and arrested the teen-ager. Police said the second fight resulted in two more teen-agers being sent to a hospital for treatment of minor injuries. Police said the arrested teen was charged as a juvenile with simple assault and assault with intent to maim.

CAB HOLDUP: Glen Burnie -- Henry Medeiros, 55, a taxi driver, reported he picked up a fare outside a food market in Glen Burnie around 10 p.m. Sunday and was told to drive to the 400 block of Glenmar Road. Medeiros told police that when he arrived at the destination the man grabbed him around the neck and pressed a gun to his neck. Medeiros told police the man then demanded money and that he gave the man his cash. Police said the man was wearing a red cap, blue shirt, red shorts and walked as though he had a leg injury.

ARSONS: Millersville -- Police reported that two fires last week that destroyed or severely damaged a tobacco barn and a

vacant house were deliberately set. Police said a 50-by-100-foot tobacco barn on Mulberry Lane in Davidsonville owned by Halle Enterprises of Silver Spring was set ablaze by someone early Wednesday. Police said the barn and its contents, valued at about $20,000, were a total loss and were fully involved by the time firefighters from several companies responded. About an hour later, someone set fire to a vacant two-story house on Md. 424 near Sharing Cross Drive in Davidsonville, burning it to the ground. Police said it was not known if the two fires were caused by the same person.

Carroll County

BURGLARY: Pleasant Valley -- A resident of Richardson Road reported to police that someone broke into his home and stole several pieces of stereo equipment valued at more than $2,000.

Harford County

ROBBERIES: Edgewood -- County sheriff's deputies investigating two armed robberies of convenience stores within the past several days say both incidents appear to have been committed by the same man. Police said a man armed with a revolver walked into the High's dairy store in the 1900 block of Pulaski Highway and ordered the clerk to give him the contents of the cash register. After taking an undisclosed sum of money, ** the gunman fled. Earlier, a man fitting the description of the person who robbed the dairy store entered the Shell Mini-Mart at Hanson Road and Meadowood Drive and ordered two clerks to give him money from the cash register at gunpoint. After taking an undisclosed sum of cash, the man struck one of the clerks with the gun. Police said the clerk refused to go to a hospital and was treated at the scene by the crew of an ambulance.

BURGLARY: Aberdeen -- Police reported someone broke into a dwelling in the 200 block of Bush Chapel Road and stole a mini-bike. Police said the property was valued at $300.

BURGLARY: Abingdon -- At least $2,000 in cash was reported stolen when someone broke into a house in the 100 block of Waldon Road. Police said the intruder forced open and damaged a sliding glass door.

THEFT: Bel Air -- Officials of the Bel Air Auto Auction in the 1900 block of Baltimore Pike reported that someone removed a radio, radar monitor and other navigating equipment from a boat being stored on the premises. Police said the equipment was valued at more than $1,500.

Howard County

BURGLARY: Columbia -- A resident of the 10600 block of New Moon Way reported that someone broke into his home after breaking a bedroom window and stole several pieces of electronic equipment and jewelry. Police said officers investigating the break-in found the property in the back yard. Police said it appeared the burglar dropped the property in his haste to escape.

BURGLARY: Elkridge -- Police reported that someone broke into an outdoor storage shed in the 4200 block of Montgomery Road and stole a lawn tractor and several pieces of lawn-care equipment. Police said the value of the property was not known.

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