ROBBERY: Western District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed a resident of the 2300 block of W. Lafayette Ave. of more than $500 in the 2300 block of Baker St. yesterday.
ROBBERY: Western District -- A resident of the first block of N. Fulton Ave. was in the 1800 block of Pennsylvania Ave. yesterday when two men, one wearing a multicolored skull cap, robbed him of nearly $300.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A resident of the 4500 block of Pimlico Road was standing in front of a liquor store in the 4400 block of Park Heights Ave. yesterday when a man stole her purse containing $20, an ATM card, personal property and other items. A policeman on foot patrol saw the man running away and chased him on Oakford Avenue before losing him in an alley behind Wylie Avenue.
BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered an apartment in the 4200 block of Granada Ave. through a door Tuesday and stole a 13-inch portable TV valued at $300.
STOLEN CAR: Northwestern District -- A four-door burgundy 1991 Nissan with tags BMC 266 was stolen yesterday from the 4300 block of Springdale Ave.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A man with a knife robbed Jim's food market in the 2100 block of Ramsay St. of $100 yesterday evening.
STOLEN CAR: Southwestern District -- Police were seeking a 1989 Nissan with tags SRT 132 that was stolen yesterday from the 2900 block of Mosher St.
STOLEN CAR: Cockeysville Precinct -- A four-door 1989 Toyota Camry with tags ATJ 569 was stolen yesterday from the 2200 block of Greenspring Drive.
BURGLARY: Cockeysville Precinct -- Someone entered an apartment in the first block of E. Padonia Road through a bedroom window yesterday and ransacked the room. It was not immediately known if any property was taken.
BURGLARY: Garrison Precinct -- Fishing equipment, clothing and other items, all valued at nearly $700, were stolen from a house in the 3800 block of Milford Mill Road Tuesday by someone who entered through the front door.
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