ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a couple of their cash and property, all valued at more than $100, in the 5700 block of Northwood Drive Thursday.
BURGLARY/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man who entered a house in the 5600 block of Greenhill Ave. Wednesday.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a resident of the 3600 block of Bowers Ave. of her leather coat valued at $350 near her home Thursday.
CARJACKING/ARREST: Western District -- A resident of the 3200 block of Walbrook Ave. was driving in the 1400 block of Edmondson Ave. Thursday when a man forced her out of her 1989 Buick and drove off. When police stopped the suspect, he drove the car towards Officer Daniel Salefski, nearly striking him and hitting the police car. The suspect was arrested at the scene.
ROBBERY/ARREST: Western District -- A resident of the 1900 block of Eutaw Place was in the 1200 block of Metro Plaza Thursday when a man robbed her of $25. Later, police arrested suspect and were holding him at the station pending charges.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered a house in the 100 block of N. Amity St. Thursday and stole a TV and stereo equipment.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 3100 block of Loch Raven Boulevard was walking near her home Thursday when she was knocked to the pavement by two men who robbed her of more than $100.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- A resident of the 2600 block of Guilford Ave. was robbed of her purse containing $75 as she walked near her home Thursday.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered a garage in the 200 block of Kendall Road between Feb.1 and Thursday and stole tools valued at more than $500.
ROBBERY/SHOOTING: Southern District -- A resident of the first block of S. Monroe St. was followed into a store in the 1900 block of W. Lombard St. Thursday afternoon by two men, one with a handgun. Moments later, the man was robbed of more than $100 and shot in the stomach. The gunman and his accomplice escaped. The victim was taken to the University of Maryland Medical Center and admitted.
ROBBERY: Southern District -- Two men robbed a resident of the 1200 block of Gylndon Ave. of $20 in the 1200 block of Washington Boulevard Thursday.
ROBBERY: Essex District -- Police were seeking the #i occupants of a maroon 1969 Chevrolet with VFW tags in connection with the assault and robbery of a 26-yer-old man Thursday morning as he walked along Hyde Park Road near Md. Route 702. Officer Steven Comegna said the victim was walking home when two men got out of the car and struck him with their fists before robbing him of his wallet and $26. One of the men, Officer Comegna said, had a knife but did not stab the victim. The officer said the victim was taken to the Francis Scott Key Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries and released. Officer Comegna said the victim could not recall the numbers of
the VFW tag.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.