Baltimore CityTHEFT/ARREST: Southwestern District -- After pursuing...


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THEFT/ARREST: Southwestern District -- After pursuing a stolen car for more than a mile Saturday, Officer Skyler Denham arrested the driver after he bailed out of the vehicle in the 2700 block of Presbury St. The car, a 1991 Geo Prism, was stolen from a resident of the 2000 block of Ruxton Ave. after she unlocked the car door in the 1800 block of N. Dukeland St. Thursday night. A man placed a hard object in the car owner's back and demanded the keys. Caught after a foot chase down an alley and charged with armed robbery, theft and multiple traffic violations and being held in $150,000 bond was Kevin Lamont Motley, 21, of the 2800 block of Baker St., police said.

THEFT: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 1200 block of Whatcoat St. Sunday and stole a watch valued at $800 .

BURGLARY: Western District -- Property valued at more than $1,000 was stolen from a house in the 700 block of N. Fulton Ave. between May 19 and Sunday by someone who entered through a kitchen window.

ROBBERY/ARRESTS: Southern District -- Police arrested two men and were holding them at the station pending charges that they robbed a deliveryman for Road Runner Pizza in the 500 block of E. Patapsco Ave. of a pizza valued at $10.35 in the 900 block of Jack St. Sunday afternoon.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 6300 block of Pearce Ave. was riding his bike in the 6300 block of Reisterstown Road about 7:30 p.m. Sunday when two youths knocked him off the bike and stole it. Later, police arrested one of the youths and recovered the bike. Following charges of robbery and assault, the youth was released into the custody of his parents. The second youth was being sought.

PURSE SNATCH: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 5800 block of Jonquil Ave. was walking in the 3600 block of Trainor Ave. about 11 a.m. Sunday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $200.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Tools and electronic equipment, all valued at nearly $400, were stolen from a dwelling in the 2600 block of Garrison Boulevard over the weekend by someone who entered through a basement window.

THEFT: Northern District -- A resident of the 1100 block of Sherwood Ave. was walking near her home Friday night when she noticed two men following her. When the woman began running for fear of being robbed, she dropped her purse, which the men picked up.

THEFT: Northern District -- Someone entered a Ford van parked in the 3400 block of Guilford Ave. Saturday and stole a drill and circular saw, all valued at more than $200.

BURGLARY/ARRESTS: Northern District -- Police arrested two men inside an apartment in the 2900 block of Guilford Ave. Friday night after they entered by forcing a door. Property taken from the apartment was recovered.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- Two men, one with a .357 Magnum handgun, got out of a Ford Mustang in the 2400 block of W. Cold Spring Lane early Saturday and robbed a resident of the 800 block of E. 35th St. of his wallet containing $5.

ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 1800 block of N. Chapel St. was in the 500 block of W. 30th St. Saturday morning when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of nearly $200.

Baltimore County

ROBBERY: Woodlawn District -- A deliveryman for Pizza Bolis in the 6500 block Baltimore National Pike was talking on a telephone in the 5500 block Baltimore National Pike Sunday night when two teen-agers, one with a handgun, robbed him of $65.

ROBBERY: Wilkens District -- A gunman robbed the Highs dairy store in the 5200 block Baltimore National Pike of an undisclosed sum shortly after 5 p.m. Sunday. The man left the store to get more money to pay for a sandwich he ordered. He returned with a revolver and told the clerk to give him the contents of the cash register. The man escaped on foot with a small sum and the sandwich.

BURGLARY: Wilkens District -- Someone entered a house in the 5800 block Baltimore National Pike over the weekend through the front door and stole a small amount of money and several ATM cards.


CALL IN TIPS: Readers with information on these or other crimes can call Metro Crime Stoppers' confidential 24-hour hot line, 276-8888. Names are not taken, calls are not recorded and rewards of up to $1,000 may be paid for information.

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