SHOOTING: Southern District -- A man was shot in the right hip Sunday night by an assailant who approached him in the 100 block of W. Cross St. Police speculated that the gunman was trying to buy drugs from the victim.
ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Southern District -- A Cherry Hill man was robbed in the 2700 block of Carver Road Monday morning by two men who held him up at gunpoint and took $155.
ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A female assailant grabbed a 75-year-old woman in the 3400 block of Fleet St. and flung her to the ground Monday afternoon. The assailant then grabbed the victim's purse, which contained cash. The purse and the cash were valued at $40.
ARMED ROBBERY: Southeastern District -- A woman was robbed of $550 in cash when a man put a handgun to her head in the 2300 block of E. Jefferson St. Monday afternoon and demanded money.
BURGLARY: Southeastern District -- An intruder broke into a store in the 1700 block of S. Haven St. sometime between noon Saturday 1 a.m. Monday and stole various hand tools.
AUTO THEFT: Central District -- A 1993 dark green, two-door Mitsubishi was stolen from the first block of W. Franklin St. between 10 a.m. and 11:30 p.m. Monday.
LARCENY: Central District -- Someone broke into a car parked in the 1200 block of St. Paul St. between 3:45 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Monday and stole clothing and other items valued at $70.
LARCENY: Central District -- Items valued at $360 were stolen from a car parked in the 500 block of Cathedral St. between 8:15 p.m. and 11:15 p.m. Monday.
ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A man was robbed of $27 in cash by a man who pointed a handgun at him in the 4600 block of Edmondson Ave Monday morning.
BURGLARY: Southwestern District -- Thieves broke into a business in the 1600 block of S. Caton Ave. Monday morning and stole office equipment of undetermined value.
ASSAULT AND ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A man was robbed at gunpoint of $430 in the 700 block of Yale Ave. Monday afternoon.
AUTO THEFT: Towson District -- A 1992 teal-colored Honda Prelude was stolen from the 6700 block of N. Charles St. Monday between 6:30 a.m. and 7:20 p.m.
AUTO THEFT: Cockeysville District -- A 1992 Honda Prelude valued at $18,000 was stolen from the 200 block of International Circle between Monday morning.
AUTO THEFT: Woodlawn District -- A 1989 Pontiac Firebird was stolen from the 6900 block of Security Blvd. Monday afternoon.
METRO CRIME STOPPERS
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Gregory P. Kane.