Baltimore CityBURGLARY: Western District -- A 19-inch...

Baltimore City

BURGLARY: Western District -- A 19-inch TV valued at $186 was stolen from a house in the 600 block of N. Payson St. Monday or Tuesday by someone who entered through a basement window.


BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 1000 block of Franklin St. through a window Monday or Tuesday and stole a VCR valued at more than $200.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 600 block of Back River Neck Road in eastern Baltimore County was in the 1400 block of W. Baltimore St. Tuesday evening when he was assaulted by three men and robbed of $20.


THEFT: Western District -- Fishing equipment and a computer game, all valued at more than $60, were stolen from a car parked in the 900 block of N. Warwick Ave. Monday or Tuesday.

ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 800 block of N. Monroe St. was in the 500 block of N. Pulaski St. Tuesday when several youths robbed him of $15 and a pager.

BURGLARY: Western District -- An overhead light fixture and exterior doors, all valued at $400 and the property of the Lanocha construction company in the 500 block of Greenhill Road, were stolen Sunday or Monday from a house under renovation in the 1300 block of Edmondson Ave.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered the Salaam bakery in the 3300 block of Garrison Boulevard Monday or Tuesday and stole property valued at $242.

BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- More than $100 was stolen from the Liberty Bright laundry in the 3800 block of Liberty Heights Ave. Tuesday by someone who entered after breaking the glass front door.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- An out-of-town resident was about to withdraw $40 from an ATM in the 4700 block of Liberty Heights Ave. Tuesday when a man stepped between him and the machine and stole the money.

ROBBERY: Southern District -- A resident of the 2600 block of Loyola Southway was in the 3700 block of S. Hanover St. Tuesday when a man with a knife robbed him of $52.

ROBBERY: Southern District -- A driver for the Yellow Cab Co. in the 2100 block of Huntingdon Ave. was in the 200 block of Bridgeview Ave. Tuesday when a man he picked up earlier pulled out a gun and robbed him of an undisclosed sum.


Baltimore County

SHOOTING: North Point District -- Police were seeking a man who shot two boys Tuesday evening while they drove all-terrain vehicles in a wooded area near Lynhurst Road. The youths, a 16-year-old from the 4000 block of North Point Road and a 13-year-old from the 3000 block of Wells Road, were riding the ATVs near the first block of Lynhurst Road about 5:30 p.m. when a man shot each of them with a .22-caliber rifle. One bullet hit the 16-year-old in the left arm and lodged in his chest. The other boy was shot in the lower back. Both were taken to the Francis Scott Key Medical Center, where the older boy was admitted in stable condition and the 13-year-old was treated and released. Following the shooting, the gunman stole one of the vehicles.

ARRESTS: Cockeysville District -- Three men arrested Tuesday by county and Pennsylvania State Police have been charged with burglary of a shed in the 3000 block of Lieb Road, Parkton, and stealing four chain saws and tools, all valued at $1,280. Arrested by county police and held at the Woodlawn station were Eric Swoboda, 24, of the 3300 block of Michele Court, Lansdowne. Held by Pennsylvania police pending extradition are Wayne Laprado, 18, and Andrew Abel, 18, both of the 1200 block of Sergeant St., Baltimore.

ROBBERY: Parkville District -- A man with a knife robbed the Royal Farms store in the 2400 block of E. Joppa Road Tuesday of cash and cigarettes, all valued at nearly $140. The man escaped in a car occupied by two other men.

ROBBERY: Parkville District -- A resident of the 8700 block of Harford Road was walking near his home Monday night when he was jumped by at least one man who robbed him of $17.



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.