ATTEMPTED CARJACKING: Central District -- A man forced his way into a car parked in a lot on the 600 block of George Street at 11:30 p.m. Sunday, threatening to shoot a woman who was sitting in the car looking for some personal papers. The man forced the woman to unlock the Club from her steering wheel and, while trying to keep her from screaming, scratched her face. The man fled without stealing the car.
ROBBERY: Central District -- A man approached a man waiting at the bus stop in the unit block of E. North Ave. at 9:20 p.m. Sunday and, after asking for a light, demanded money from the victim. The suspect fled with $15.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Three unknown male suspects entered a home on the 4000 block of Hayward Ave. early Saturday and reportedly stole $1,300 worth of property.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A man armed with a black revolver demanded money from the manager of the China Pearl restaurant in the 4000 block of Fallstaff Road about 10:45 p.m. Saturday. The manager handed over an unknown amount of cash, and the robber ran away.
STOLEN AUTO: Northwestern District -- A 1994 red Dodge Shadow with Maryland tags YXH 398 was reported stolen Saturday from the 6700 block of Reisterstown Road.
STOLEN AUTO: Northwestern District -- A 1986 burgundy Toyota with Maryland tags XBB 931 was reported stolen Saturday from the 3200 block of Leighton Ave.
THEFT: Northern District -- A known suspect stole a television and $350 from the 2600 block of Loyola Northway Sunday between 8:30 p.m. and 11 p.m. No arrest has been made yet.
ROBBERY: Northern District -- Three men, including one armed with a handgun, approached a man talking on a pay phone on the 400 block of E. 25th St. Sunday at 11:35 p.m. and demanded money. The suspects fled with $120.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Three men, including one armed with a handgun, approached a man on the 5200 block of Moravia Road Sunday evening and robbed the victim of a wallet and jewelry valued at $632.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Someone stole four dirt bikes valued at $2,000 from a backyard on the 4400 block of Furley Ave. early Sunday.
ASSAULT: Northeastern District -- Several people known to the victim kicked in the front door of his apartment on the 6000 block of Amberwood Road around 11 p.m. Sunday and beat the man with a baseball bat. The victim was treated at Bayview Medical Center and later released.
ASSAULT/ARRESTS: Southeastern District -- Police arrested two men who were driving a stolen 1991 white Honda with Maryland tags YZT 989 Sunday at 11:30 a.m.. As officers tried to stop the 19-year-old male driver and his 16-year-old male passenger at the intersection of Linwood Avenue and Baltimore Street, the driver rammed a police car. Neither the officer nor the trainee in the police car were injured, but the two men will face charges of assault on an officer.
BURGLARY: North Point Precinct -- Unknown people cut the phone lines and alarm lines to Browning Ferris Inc. on the 100 block of Norris Lane early Sunday. The people removed office equipment from the building and loaded it into a stolen pickup truck. After setting off fire extinguishers inside the building, they left and subsequently set the truck on fire.
ROBBERY: North Point Precinct -- A 16-year-old boy said he and a few companions were walking in the 1300 block of Merritt Boulevard about 12:30 a.m. Sunday when he was approached by two young men who had shirts pulled up over their faces. The men demanded money. The victim was hit in the face by one of them, then turned over $10.
BURGLARY: Woodlawn Precinct -- Someone kicked in the front door of a home on the 8600 block of Bramble Lane Saturday night or Sunday morning, taking a $1,000 ring from the bedroom. The ring was subsequently recovered.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Howard Libit.