CARJACKING: Western District -- A motorist from the 1200 block of Cochran Ave. reported he was stopped in the 1800 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway Friday night when three men, one with a semiautomatic handgun, forced their way into his car and ordered him to drive. After entering Baltimore County and driving toward Reisterstown, the men forced the driver out of his red 1993 Ford Tempo with tags BGC 586 and drove away. Police said the man made his way home and didn't report the incident until Sunday.
THEFT: Southwestern District -- Police were seeking a woman who entered a house in the first block of Tremont St. over the weekend and stole an automated teller machine card.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 2800 block of W. Lanvale St. was in the 2800 block of Riggs Ave. Sunday when a man robbed him of property valued at $100.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- A resident of Annapolis was putting gas in her car at a service station in the 4200 block of Erdman Ave. Sunday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed her of a purse containing money and a passport.
STOLEN MOTORCYCLE: Northeastern District -- A blue 1992 Harley Davidson motorcycle with no tags was stolen from the back yard of a house in the 3000 block of Glenmore Ave. over the weekend.
CHURCH BURGLARY/ARRESTS: Northeastern District -- Police responding to a burglary at Episcopal Church of the Messiah, in the 5800 block of Harford Road, arrested two deaf people who had entered the building through a door and stolen a pair of rubber gloves.
ASSAULT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man after he threatened his girlfriend with a knife and assaulted her during an incident at her home in the 5200 block of Goodnow Road over the weekend. When police entered the woman's apartment after neighbors reported the incident, the man jumped out a third-floor window. He was arrested a short time later.
ROBBERY: Northeastern District -- Two men, one with a sawed-off shotgun, robbed a resident of the 2200 block of Tucker Lane of his wallet in the 3100 block of Erdman Ave. Sunday.
BURGLARY: Essex Precinct -- A wallet containing $15, credit cards and personal papers was stolen over the weekend from a house in the first block of Fernway South.
THEFT FROM AUTO: Essex Precinct -- A lap-top computer valued at $1,000 was stolen Sunday from a 1987 Nissan pickup parked in the first block of Back River Neck Road.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.