BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone entered the warehouse of Lance, Inc. in the 3400 block of Southern Ave. Monday and stole $600 worth of snacks.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident of the 3100 block of Shannon Drive was in the 5600 block of Bowleys Lane Sunday morning when he was pushed against a wall by another man who robbed him of cash and property, all valued at nearly $200.
THEFT: Central District -- Someone entered an office in the 300 block of St. Paul St. between Saturday and Monday and stole a pocket computer valued at more than $100 from the pocket of a jacket belonging to an employee.
THEFT: Central District -- Computer equipment valued at $10,000 was stolen from Alex Brown & Son in the 100 block of E. Baltimore St. between Jan. 15 and 22.
THEFT: Central District -- Someone entered a room at Maryland General Hospital in the 800 block of Linden Ave. over the weekend and stole an electric typewriter valued at nearly $1,000.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 400 block of Random Road was in the 2600 block of Gatehouse Drive early Monday morning when two men, one with a handgun, robbed her of money, jewelry and a purse, all valued at more than $1,000.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered a construction trailer owned by Allied Contracting Co. while it was parked in the 3000 block of Liberty Heights Ave. over the weekend and stole a copying machine .
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 100 block of Overhill Road was in the 3900 block of Linkwood Road Monday when two men, one with a sawed-off shotgun, robbed him of his jacket, coins and keys. Before the men fled, the gunman struck the victim in the face with the weapon.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A man robbed the Maryland National Bank branch in the 2500 block of N. Charles St. of an undisclosed sum Monday morning after telling a teller that he was carrying a bomb. After the man fled, the city police bomb squad recovered a harmless device from the bank.
STOLEN CAR/ARRESTS: Western District -- Police arrested two teen-age boys and charged them with stealing a red 1994 Dodge Spirit in the 800 block of Brice St. over the weekend. The car, owned by All-State car and truck rentals on Elkridge Landing Road, was recovered.
SHOOTING: Western District -- A resident of the 2900 block of Bowers Ave. was arguing with another man in the 600 block of Baker St. Monday when he was shot in the wrist and groin. The gunmanfled. The victim was listed in stable condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center.
THEFT/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a man who attempted to leave the Farm Fresh store in the 1400 block of N. Monroe St. Monday without paying for meat products valued at less than $4.
ASSAULT: Western District -- Police were seeking a man who struck a resident of the 800 block of Lucerne Ave. with a pair of pliers during an altercation in the 1100 block of Riggs Ave. Monday. The victim was treated at Bon Secours Hospital.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered the B & S food market in the 1800 block of W. Lanvale St. Monday and stole food stamps and several cartons of cigarettes, all valued at nearly $170.
STOLEN CAR/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested one man and were seeking two others in connection with the theft of a car from the 900 block of N. Bentalou St. Sunday or Monday. The vehicle, which was recovered, is owned by Snappy car rentals in the 7100 block of Security Blvd. in Baltimore County.
ROBBERY: Towson District -- A Towson couple was talking inside a Jeep parked in the 8700 block of Loch Bend Drive early Monday morning when two men, one with a shotgun, demanded their wallets. The gunman and his accomplice escaped with cash and property, all valued at about $50.
STOLEN CAR: Towson District -- While a motorist was paying for gas inside the Mobile station in the 800 block of Dulaney Valley Road Monday afternoon, someone stole his 1985 Nissan Maxima with Maryland tags RHJ400 and valued at $10,000. The motorist left the keys in the vehicle.
BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- Someone entered a storage shed at Standard Coffee Inc. in the first block of Weaver Road between Saturday and Monday and stole 70 cases of coffee valued at $3,000.
BURGLARY: White Marsh District -- More than $5,000 worth of compact disc players were stolen from the warehouse at White Communications in the 7700 block of Rossville Blvd. over the weekend.
BURGLARY: Cockeysville District -- Someone entered a home in the 300 block of Stabler's Church Road in Parkton through a basement window Monday and stole a VCR valued at $400.
STOLEN CAR: Cockeysville District -- A 1991 Honda Accord owned by a resident of the 2300 block of Ridgetree Court with Maryland tags VPI0066 and valued at $12,000 was stolen from the 300 block of Padonia Road Monday.
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 Richard Irwin.