SHOOTING: Northwestern District -- A Pimlico teen-ager was playing basketball in the 4900 block of Palmer Ave. Thursday evening when another youth shot him in the leg. The armed youth escaped and the victim was taken to Sinai Hospital for treatment.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 5600 block of Alhambra Ave. was attempting to lift his mountain bike over a fence in the 800 block of Bradhurst Road Wednesday night when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of the bike, valued at nearly $200.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A man stepped out from some bushes in the 5600 block of The Alameda Wednesday night and ordered a resident of the 1500 block of E. Cold Spring Lane who was standing near a 24-hour teller machine to withdraw money from the machine. After the woman withdrew $100, the man took the money and fled.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A man who implied he was armed with a handgun robbed a resident of the 2500 block of Guilford Ave. of $10 near the victim's home Thursday.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a house in the 2700 block of N. Calvert St. through a kitchen door Wednesday and stole a VCR.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 1900 block of Herbert St. through a rear window Wednesday night and stole a TV, stereo and a VCR, all valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Western District -- An 8-inch TV and a radio, all valued at nearly $150, were stolen from a house in the 800 block of N. Bentalou St. Thursday by someone who entered through a rear door.
ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 1900 block of W. Baltimore St. was in the 100 block of N. Monroe St. Thursday morning when a gunman robbed her of $60.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a resident of the Washington Apartments in the 700 block of N. Charles St. of a diamond ring and a gold necklace, all valued at nearly $500, in the 700 block of N. Bentalou St. Thursday afternoon.
ROBBERY: Western District -- Two residents of the 500 block of N. Fulton Ave. were walking together at the Mondawmin Mall around noon Thursday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed one of them of $32 and the other of $130.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A compact disc player, 40 discs and some jewelry, all valued at more than $3,000, were stolen from a house in the 800 block of N. Carey St. between Aug. 31 and Thursday by someone who entered through a door.
ASSAULT: Southern District -- A private security guard was patrolling a city housing project that is under renovation in the 2700 block of Spellman Road Thursday night when he saw two trespassers enter a building. When the guard followed them into the building, the men beat him with their fists, sprayed him in the face with paint and attempted to steal his shotgun. After failing to get the weapon, the two men fled. The guard was taken to Harbor Hospital Center for treatment and released.
BURGLARY: Southern District -- Someone entered Fashion Sense in the 3400 block of Annapolis Road Thursday morning after breaking a window and stole a safe containing an undisclosed sum of money.
PURSE SNATCH/ARREST: Southern District -- A resident of the 1200 block of W. Pratt St. was robbed of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $500, in front of her home Wednesday afternoon. Later, police arrested a suspect in the case.
ROBBERY: North Point District -- A resident of the 7800 block of E. Collingham Drive was walking toward his home Thursday evening when he was robbed of $65, a watch and a set of keys by a gunman, a second man and a woman. The victim's watch was later found on a basketball court.
BURGLARY: Parkville District -- Someone entered the Riverside Lounge in the 10000 block of Belair Road in Kingsville early Thursday morning and ransacked the interior. Property was missing but its value was not immediately known.
METRO CRIME STOPPERS
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