BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone entered an apartment in the 5100 block of Darien Court Tuesday and stole property valued at more than $2,000.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- More than $100 was stolen from a house in the 5400 block of Omaha Ave. Tuesday by someone who entered through the kitchen window.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a 1986 Ford while the vehicle was parked in the 5600 block of Belair Road between Feb. 8 and Monday and stole a stereo radio valued at nearly $300.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A man who implied he had a gun robbed the Crown service station in the 6700 block of Harford Road of an undisclosed amount of money on Tuesday.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a storage shed at the Hamilton Club Apartments in the 6500 block of Walther Boulevard between Monday and Tuesday and stole power tools valued at more than $1,500.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Stereo radio equipment valued at nearly $400 was stolen from a Jeep parked on the lot at Al Packer Ford in the 5800 block of Belair Road Monday or Tuesday.
ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the 1700 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway was walking near his home Tuesday when two men asked him for a cigarette. Before the victim could comply, one of the men pulled out a handgun and robbed him of cash and property, all valued at nearly $150.
STABBING/ARREST: Western District -- Police arrested a man who stabbed a resident of the 1500 block of Mountmor Court in her hand and face with a meat fork during an incident at the victim's house Tuesday. The woman was treated at an area hospital.
ROBBERIES/ARRESTS: Western District -- Police arrested two men in connection with the armed robberies of two men Tuesday within minutes of each other. One man, a resident of the 3200 block of Burleith Ave., was robbed of cash and property, all valued at nearly $400, in the 100 block of N. Carrollton Ave. The other victim, a resident of the 1200 block of W. Fayette St, was robbed of keys and cigarettes in the 200 block of N. Carlton Ave.
ROBBERY: Southern District -- A resident of the 1300 block of Glyndon Ave. was in the 1600 block of W. Lombard St. Tuesday afternoon when a man with a knife placed the weapon to his neck and robbed him of $35.
BURGLARY: Parkville District -- Police were seeking four teen-age boys who entered an apartment in the 3800 block of E. Joppa Road Monday and stole jewelry, a telephone and other property, all valued at nearly $200. The suspects, who knew the victim from high school, also caused at least $200 damage entering the apartment.
BANK ROBBERY/ARREST: Towson District -- Police arrested a man at his home shortly after he allegedly robbed the Maryland National Bank in the 2300 block of Smith Ave. Tuesday afternoon. When the suspect entered the bank around 2 p.m., one of the tellers recognized him as he stood in line. The man then gave another teller a note that said he had a hand grenade and to give him money. The teller complied, giving the man an undisclosed sum. The man escaped, driving off in a 1989 Ford truck. Police traced the tags and went to the man's house and arrested him. Charged with armed robbery and released on his own recognizance by a District Court commissioner was Bruce Schein, 35, of the first block of Jones Falls Terrace. Police said the man is being investigated in connection with at least four other robberies.
ROBBERY: Towson District -- After purchasing a bag of potato chips at Harry Little's carryout in the 6800 block of York Road Tuesday, a man pulled out a handgun and ordered an employee to give him the contents of a cash register.
THEFT: Joppatowne -- Someone stole a tire from a Dodge pickup truck while the vehicle was parked on the parking lot of the Kmart store at the Joppa Farm Shopping Center Tuesday.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore and Harford counties, reported by Richard Irwin.