THEFT/ARREST: Northern District -- Police arrested a man who attempted to leave F & M Distributors in the 200 block of W. 29th St. Wednesday without paying for stereo equipment valued at $35.
THEFT: Northern District -- A mountain bike valued at more than $100 was stolen Wednesday from in front of a house in the 400 block of Fawcett St.
STOLEN MOTORCYCLE: Northern District -- A 1989 Honda CR80 motorcycle was stolen from the back yard of a house in the 3100 block of Remington Ave. by four men seen pushing the vehicle along the street.
STOLEN VEHICLE: Northern District -- A 1993 Dodge Caravan with tags 592142M was stolen Wednesday from the 3800 block of Conduit Ave.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A refrigerator valued at $400 was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 600 block of Gold St.
THEFT: Western District -- Police were seeking a woman who stole a telephone valued at $165 from a house in the 1300 block of Edmondson Ave. on Wednesday and then tried to sell it for $25.
BURGLARY: Western District -- A VCR, cash and other property, all valued at nearly $180, were stolen Wednesday from an apartment in the 1700 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway.
ASSAULT: Southwestern District -- Police were seeking a man who assaulted a woman in her home during an argument Wednesday and dislocated her shoulder.
BURGLARY: Parkville Precinct -- Clothing and electronic equipment, all valued at nearly $2,700, were stolen Wednesday from an apartment in the first block of Spindrift Circle.
STOLEN VEHICLE: Garrison Precinct -- A green 1993 Dodge Caravan with tags 549419M was stolen Wednesday from the 500 block of Alter St.
BURGLARY: Woodlawn Precinct -- Chain saws valued at more than $1,000 were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 10000 block of Liberty 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.