THEFT: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a car parked in the 3500 block of E. Northern Parkway Thursday after breaking a window and stole a radar detector valued at nearly $200.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- A mountain bike valued at $500 was stolen from the back yard of a house in the 2300 block of Echodale Ave. Thursday.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a boy and charged him as a juvenile with shooting another boy in the face with an air-pistol in the 1600 block of Carswell St. Thursday.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Police were seeking a 38-year-old man who entered an apartment in the 5300 block of Goodnow Road Thursday and stole a VCR and three pairs of womens shoes, all valued at nearly $500.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 4500 block of Garrison Blvd. was in the 5100 block of Linden Heights Ave. Thursday when a gunman robbed her of a 1.5 karat diamond ring valued at $1,800 and of $53 in cash.
STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A 1986 Chevrolet with Maryland tags RTV 656 was stolen Thursday from the 4800 block of Liberty Heights Ave.
SHOOTING: Northern District -- An 11-year-old boy was shot in the right leg by one of two men in the 5100 block of Govane Ave. Thursday night. The men drove away in a two-door black Honda Accord. The child was treated at an area hospital. His condition was not known.
RAPE: Northern District -- Police were seeking a man who entered a house in the 3400 block of Greenmount Ave. Thursday and raped a woman while threatening her with a sharp object. The woman was treated at Mercy Medical Center.
ASSAULT: Northern District -- An 11-year-old boy was at a playground in the 2900 block of Woodland Ave. Thursday afternoon when a boy he knew struck him with a baseball bat, breaking his arm. The injured youth was treated at Sinai Hospital and released. Police were seeking the other youth.
STOLEN CAR: Northern District -- A white 1991 Honda Accord with Ohio tags VRL 932 was stolen Thursday from a parking lot at Loyola College in the 4500 block of N. Charles St.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Someone entered an outdoor storage shed in the 200 block of Tunbridge Road Thursday and stole four bikes worth more than $1,200.
BURGLARY: Towson Precinct -- Someone entered Eddie's supermarket in the 6200 block of N. Charles St. Thursday morning after breaking the front window with a rock and stole a large quantity of cigarettes worth nearly $2,700.
BURGLARY: Towson Precinct -- At least $100 in coins were stolen from a house in the 1700 block of Forest Ave. Thursday by someone who entered through a side basement door.
BURGLARY: Parkville Precinct -- Someone entered a house in the 12300 block of Harford Road in Hydes through an unlocked window Thursday and stole a camera valued at $200 and $200 in cash.
BURGLARY: Woodlawn Precinct -- A VCR and telephone, all valued at more than $300, were stolen from an apartment in the 1000 block of Charing Martin Court Thursday by someone who entered through the front door.
ROBBERY: Wilkens Precinct -- A gunman robbed McCrory's department store in the 5400 block Baltimore National Pike of an undisclosed sum of money Thursday night. After entering the store shortly after 8 p.m., the man approached a cashier and demanded money while pointing a revolver at her. The gunman was seen driving toward the city in a 1984 Buick Regal.
RAPE: Wilkens Precinct -- Police were seeking two men in connection with the rape Thursday night of a 33-year-old Baltimore City woman. The woman reported she was outside a tavern in the 3300 block of Washington Blvd. around 10 p.m. when she was abducted by two men in a late model Chevrolet Cavalier. The woman told police she was driven to an isolated area near some railroad tracks and raped by both men. After the men drove off, leaving the woman near the tracks, she made her way to nearby Howard County and called the police.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.