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OFFICER BITTEN/ARREST: Southern District -- Officer James Cohill was treated at Harbor Hospital Center Tuesday for multiple human bites to his right forearm and right and left hands while attempting to arrest a man on drug charges. After witnessing what appeared to be a drug transaction among three men at Monroe and Pratt streets around 5 p.m., the officer saw one of the men flee. When Officer Cohill caught up with the man in the 200 block of S. Monroe St., a struggle ensued and Officer Cohill was bitten several times. During the struggle, the man damaged a parked car. Charged with assaulting the officer, a drug violation and destruction of property and held at the station pending a bail hearing is Calvin Maurice Block, 22, of the 700 block of W. North Ave.

BURGLARY: Western District -- Someone entered Macer's Sub Shop in the 1700 block of W. North Ave. Monday through a rear door and stole 18 packs of cigarettes and destroyed a refrigerator, valued at $1,000.

ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men, one with a .38 caliber revolver, robbed a man of more than $80 in the 2200 block of N. Fulton Ave. Monday.

ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A deliveryman for King's Pizza in the 900 block of W. 36th St. was in the 2900 block of Rockrose Ave. Tuesday when an armed teen-ager robbed him of more than $160.

STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A red 1989 Buick Regal with Maryland tags 057 AMZ was stolen Tuesday from the 4000 block of Mortimer Ave.

ABDUCTION/STABBING: Northwestern District -- Police were seeking two men who abducted a female resident of the first block of Tahoe Circle in Owings Mills from the 3900 block of Hayward Ave. Tuesday. During the abduction, the woman was stabbed and sexually assaulted before she was freed.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- A known suspect entered a house in the 2700 block of St. Paul St. with a key Tuesday and stole a fan valued at $40. A warrant was to be issued for the person's arrest.

BURGLARY: Northern District -- Jewelry valued at $2,000 was stolen from a house in the 5700 block of Greenspring Ave. Tuesday by someone who entered through a window.

STOLEN CAR: A 1988 Acura Legend with Maryland tags ZEB 672 was stolen Tuesday from the 5200 block of N. Charles St.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A woman was walking in the 4500 block of Bowley's Lane Tuesday when a man struck her in the face and stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at more than $100, after threatening her with a knife.

THEFT: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a car parked in the 3300 block of Ailsa Ave. Tuesday and stole a compact disc player and stereo equipment.

ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Two men, one with a gun, robbed a woman of her wallet containing cash, credit cards and other property, all valued at $50, in the 1900 block of E. Northern Parkway Tuesday.

Baltimore County

ROBBERY/ARRESTS: White Marsh Precinct -- Four teen-age boys were arrested Tuesday on the parking lot of the White Marsh Mall in the 8200 block of Perry Hall Blvd. and charged with robbing the manager of Sbarro's restaurant of his keys, cash and a radio head-set at gunpoint. The restaurant is located inside the mall. The victim was walking toward his car around 10:30 p.m. when he was stopped by two youths, one with a .25 caliber semi-automatic handgun, who demanded his car keys. When one of the youths realized the car was a stick shift and that he couldn't drive it, the youths robbed the manager of his money and the head-set. The two youths then fled. Moments later, an Oldsmobile occupied by the suspects and two other youths was stopped on the lot by a mall security officer and county police and all four occupants were arrested.

BURGLARY/SEX CALLS: Essex Precinct -- In May, someone entered the offices of the Thomas Construction company in the 1100 block of Wampler Road and made several telephone calls on the 900 line. The unauthorized phone calls were not discovered until the company recently received its telephone bill.


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.

Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.

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