ROBBERY: Northern District -- Two men, one armed with a handgun, robbed the admitting office at Sinai Hospital, in the 2400 block of W. Belvedere Ave., of more than $6,000 Saturday. Police said one of the men entered the office about 7:45 a.m. and ordered a cashier at gunpoint into a back office. There, the gunman was joined by a second man and together they forced the woman to open the safe. After taking the money, the men handcuffed the cashier and left her lying on the floor. The men walked out of the office and escaped.
SHOOTING: Northern District -- Stanley Scott, 18, of the 700 block of W. Saratoga St., told police he was in the 1100 block of Walters Ave. near the Alameda shopping center early yesterday when he was shot in the left leg by one of four occupants of a black truck that drove past him. Police said Scott was taken to a hospital, where he was listed today in good condition.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Erin Koch, of the 3400 block of University Place, told police she was getting out of a car near her home yesterday when she was accosted by a man who held an object to her head while demanding her purse. Police said Koch turned over her purse to the man, who fled on foot. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at about $30.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police said a man was robbed early yesterday of his black leather coat when he was attacked by two men as he walked in the first block of E. 29th St. The assailants struck him with their fists and kicked him. The victim, Drew Maricle, 27, of the 2900 block of N. Charles St., told police the coat was valued at $100.
THEFT: Northern District -- Jean Parks, of the 800 block of Venable Ave., reported that someone entered her property over the weekend and stole a lawn mower and other pieces of property. Police said the items were valued at more than $900.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Mary Denny, of the 1500 block of Kenniwick Road, reported she was getting out of a car in the 500 block of E. Belvedere Ave. yesterday afternoon when a man approached her from behind and stole the purse she was carrying. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all valued at nearly $30.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Police reported a man entered the back porch of a house in the 3300 block of Abell Ave. yesterday evening and robbed the occupant of her purse. The victim, Mary Bray, told police she was about to enter her home shortly before 6 p.m. when a man approached her from behind and demanded the purse she was carrying. Police said Bray gave up her purse and that the man fled with cash and property, all worth at least $80.
ROBBERY TRY: Northern District -- Barbara Scruggs, of the 1100 block of Cedarcroft Road, reported she was walking near her home shortly before 8 a.m. yesterday when a man knocked her to the pavement and tried to steal her purse. Police said Scruggs screamed, causing the man to flee without robbing her.
SHOOTING: Western District -- Byron Hadons, of the 2500 block of McHenry St., reported he and another man were walking in the 1900 block of W. Fayette St. shortly before 1 a.m. yesterday when an occupant of a burgundy-colored car that passed by them fired a shot, striking Hadons in the right hand. Police said the car sped away and that Hadons was taken to Bon Secours Hospital, where he was treated for the gunshot wound and released. Police said they had no motive for the shooting.
ROBBERY: Western District -- George Washington, of the 100 block of Denison St., told police he was in the 1700 block of Mosher St. about 8:30 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by a man in his mid-20s, who was armed with a handgun and who ordered him to give up his money. Police said the gunman escaped with cash and property, all valued at about $20.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Jeffrey Phillip, an out-of-town resident, told police he was in the 1100 block of W. North Ave. shortly before 6 a.m. yesterday when he was accosted by a man armed with a handgun who robbed him of his money, jewelry and car. Police said the gunman drove off in Phillip's 1985 Chevrolet Corsica and also robbed him of $600 worth of jewelry and $70 in cash.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Police said a couple was robbed of their cash and property late Saturday night in the 2900 block of Ellicott Drive. Police said the woman, Charlene Taylor, of the Ellicott Drive address, was parking her car when two men, one armed with a handgun, approached. Police said the gunman and his accomplice robbed Taylor and her companion, Louis Scott, also of the 2900 block of Ellicott Drive, of their cash and property before fleeing.
ASSAULT: Southwestern District -- Nathaniel Bey, of the 3000 block of Clifton Ave., told police he was walking in the 1800 block of N. Ellamont St. Saturday night when he was attacked by a man for no apparent reason. The assailant struck Bey with a baseball bat. Police said Bey was not seriously injured and that his assailant escaped.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- Police reported that Gary Johnson, of the 4900 block of Parkton St., was walking in the 3900 block of Frederick Road early yesterday when he was stopped by a man armed with a handgun who demanded he give up his money. Police said the gunman fled with cash and property, all valued at more than $170.
SHOOTING: Southwestern District -- Police said two men were shot yesterday evening by the occupants of a car as they walked in the 2100 block of Hollins St. Police said Antoine Crawford, of the 100 block of Willard St., and Hakim Ali, of Atlanta, were walking together about 8:30 p.m. when shots were fired at them by the occupants of a car that drove by. Police said Crawford was hit in the right hip and taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center, where he was listed today in stable condition. Police said Ali was taken by ambulance to Bon Secours Hospital, where he was treated for a gunshot wound of the back and listed in satisfactory condition. Police said the assailants' car sped off and that no arrests had been made.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Leah Heyn, of the 3600 block of Ednor Road, reported she was entering her home late Saturday night when she was accosted by a man who had broken in through a rear door and demanded her purse. Police said the intruder fled the house with Heyn's purse that contained cash and property, all valued at $85.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Jean Seglem, of the 1500 block of Medford Road, reported she was walking near her home yesterday evening when she was attacked by a man who knocked her to the pavement and robbed her of her purse. Police said the man escaped with cash and property, all of unknown value.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A deliveryman for Pizz-A-Boli's in the 1700 block of E. Northern Parkway told police he was about to deliver a food order in the 4300 block of Marble Hall Road early yesterday when he was stopped by three men who demanded he give up the insulated bag he was carrying that contained at least two pizzas. Police said the three men escaped and that the pizzas and the insulated bag were valued at more than $100.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Warren Parsley, of the 2800 block of Grindon Ave., reported that someone entered his home yesterday and stole an 18-speed, 26-inch mountain bike. Parsley told police the bike was valued at $1,000.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 6000 block of Moravia Park Drive reported that someone entered her home through an unlocked front door yesterday evening and stole a 19-inch TV valued at $300.
ROBBERY: Wilkens District -- Police reported a deliveryman for Domino's pizza was robbed of an undisclosed sum last night while making a delivery at what turned out to be a false address in Lansdowne. Police said the deliveryman was getting out of his car about 11:45 p.m. in the 500 block of 5th St. when he was accosted by a man armed with a knife who robbed him of his money. Police said the armed man fled and that the victim drove back to the pizza shop and reported the robbery.
ROBBERY: Wilkens District -- Kenneth L. Greco, of the 6400 block of Fairmead Lane in Columbia, reported he was outside the Kiddie City store in the 6500 block of Baltimore National Pike shortly after 3 p.m. yesterday when he was stopped by four men who robbed him of his wallet containing an undisclosed sum. BTC Following the robbery, the four men got into a blue Chevrolet Geo Metro and drove off.
ROBBERY: Woodlawn District -- Police today were seeking a man who robbed Bob's Big Boy restaurant in the 6900 block of Security Blvd. of an undisclosed sum. Police said a man entered the restaurant shortly before 4 p.m. and ordered the cashier to give him money from the register while implying he was armed with a handgun. After he was given the money, the man fled out the front door and was seen running toward the back of the restaurant. Witnesses told police the man had what appeared to be the butt of a handgun in his waistband when he passed them during his escape.
Anne Arundel County
ROBBERY: Glen Burnie -- Police reported two men robbed the operator of a hot dog stand at the Sears Shopping Center in the 6500 block of Ritchie Highway at Ordnance Road yesterday afternoon and escaped with about $200. Police said Ji Noon Kim was standing next to his hot-dog stand about 3:50 p.m. when a dark blue Chevrolet Geo occupied by three men stopped nearby. Police said two of the men got out of the car and approached Kim, telling him they wanted to buy two chili dogs. Police said that when Kim turned away to prepare the order, one of the men pressed a handgun into his back and demanded his money. Kim complied, giving the armed man and his accomplice money from his pants pockets and apron. Following the robbery, the men got back into the car, which drove off on Ritchie Highway.
DRUG ARREST: Glen Burnie -- Following an investigation, police arrested a 44-year-old Florida man and charged him with several counts of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute and possession of drug paraphernalia. Police said the man, Edwin Frederick Gates Jr., was arrested in the parking lot of the Burwood Shopping Center after he sold marijuana to an undercover police officer. Following the arrest, police searched Gates' 1985 Chevrolet pickup truck and recovered 2 pounds of marijuana. When police went to a Baltimore County motel where Gates was staying, they seized more than $1,000 and records of drug sales. Police also found 15 pounds of marijuana hidden in a rented storage locker. Police said the marijuana had a street value of several thousand dollars. Following his arrest, Gates was remanded to the county Detention Center, where he is being held in lieu of $150,000 bail.
DRUG ARRESTS: Brooklyn Park -- Police raided a house in the 200 block of Old Riverside Road late last week and arrested three men on cocaine charges. Police said members of the Special Operations Squad raided the house Thursday night following a lengthy investigation. Police also confiscated an ounce of cocaine, two handguns and $2,000. A 1990 Ford Bronco also was seized. Arrested and charged with possession of cocaine with intent to distribute were David Daniel McGuire, 26, and Thomas Michael McGuire, 29, both of the Old Riverside Road address, and David Wayne Snead, 28, of the 1300 block of Glyndon Ave. in South Baltimore.