THEFT/ARREST: Northeastern District -- Police arrested a man who attempted to leave the Giant food store in the 5100 block of Sinclair Lane yesterday without paying for 44 assorted Fathers Day greeting cards valued at more than $100.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Someone entered a house in the 3300 block of Elmley Ave. through a window yesterday and stole $250 and clothing, two rings and a set of keys, all valued at more than $500.
THEFT: Northeastern District -- Drills, copper wiring and other equipment, all valued at nearly $2,000, were stolen from a trailer owned by an electric firm while the vehicle was parked in the 5400 block of Harford Road yesterday.
SHOOTING: Western District -- Two males, one a juvenile and the other in his 20s, were shot late yesterday while playing a
video game inside the Silver Moon carryout in the 700 block of W. Baltimore St. and were listed in critical condition at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Police knew of no motive for the shootings.
THEFT FROM AUTO: Eastern District -- Someone entered a truck owned by Snyder's of Hanover while it was parked in the 2300 block of E. Chase St. yesterday and stole two cases of pretzels valued at $50.
THEFT: Eastern District -- A cellular phone valued at more than $200 was stolen from a 1993 Ford Thunderbird parked in the 2000 block of Aisquith St.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- A 27-inch TV valued at $600 was stolen yesterday from a house in the 1100 block of Gittings Ave. by someone who entered through the front door.
BURGLARY: North Point Precinct -- Furniture valued at nearly $300 was stolen between Saturday and yesterday from a storage shed in the 6800 block of Rolling Mill Road.
THEFT/ARREST: North Point Precinct -- Police arrested a
resident of the 1000 block of Rosewick Ave. yesterday when he (( attempted to leave the Sears Roebuck store at the Eastpoint Mall in the 7800 block of Eastern Ave. without paying for a chain saw valued at nearly $250.
BURGLARY: Cockeysville Precinct -- Someone entered a room at the Red Roof Inn in the 100 block of E. Timonium Road yesterday and stole jewelry valued at $6,000, the property of a guest from Oklahoma.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.