BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Someone entered a storage area at a house in the 4700 block of Norwood Ave. over the weekend and stole a lawn mower.
SCHOOL BURGLARY: Northwestern District -- Property valued at $800 was stolen from the Garrison Middle School in the 3900 block of Barrington Road last week by someone who entered through a first-floor window. The incident was reported to police over the weekend.
ROBBERY: Northwestern District -- A Baltimore County resident was walking in the 5100 block of Park Heights Ave. Saturday when two men who implied they were armed with handguns robbed him of cash and property, all valued at more than $300.
ROBBERY/ARREST: Western District -- A resident of the 2800 block of Round Road in the Cherry Hill section of South Baltimore was in the 1500 block of N. Fremont Ave. Saturday when two men, one with a handgun, robbed him of $80. Later, police arrested a suspect.
STOLEN CAR: Western District -- A 1980 Chevrolet Monte Carlo with tags ZTF 966 was stolen over the weekend from the 2300 block of Reisterstown Road.
ROBBERY: Southwestern District -- A resident of the 700 block of Linnard St. was talking to two men in the 700 block of N. Denison St. yesterday when one of them pulled out a handgun and robbed him of property valued at $600. During the robbery, the gunman struck the victim with the weapon several times.
BURGLARY: Northern District -- Audio equipment valued at $200 was stolen from Save It Liquors in the 300 block of W. 29th St. over the weekend by someone who entered through a window.
BURGLARY: Northeastern District -- Stereo equipment, a VCR, a rifle and a shotgun, all valued at more than $2,000, were stolen over the weekend from a house in the 3800 block of Hamilton Ave. by someone who entered through the front door.
STOLEN CAR/ARRESTS: North Point Precinct -- Police stopped a 1991 Oldsmobile on Eastern Avenue near the East Point Mall for a minor traffic violation yesterday and learned that it had been stolen earlier in the day from the 10400 block of Little Patuxent Parkway in Howard County. Two juveniles were arrested and charged with auto theft before being released to the custody of their parents.
STOLEN MOPED: Parkville Precinct -- A Sprint moped valued at more than $1,000 was stolen yesterday from the patio of a house in the first block of Joppawood Court.
ROBBERY: Towson Precinct -- Three men accosted a female employee of the Royal Farm store in the 1600 block of W. Joppa Road yesterday as she was about to open the store and forced her inside. In the store, the men shoved the woman behind the counter and forced her to give them an undisclosed sum of money from the cash register. Before leaving, the men also removed an undisclosed amount from a safe. During the robbery, one of the men implied he was armed.
THEFT: Woodlawn Precinct -- Three bicycles with a combined value of $800 were stolen over the weekend from the back yard of a house in the 8100 block of Subet 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.