SHOOTING: Southern District -- A 16-year-old resident of the 2800 block of Maisel St. was standing at Sidney Avenue and Kent Street in Westport Tuesday night when he heard a gunshot and felt a pain in his left thigh. A motorist took the victim to Harbor Hospital Center.
ROBBERY: Southern District -- Two men, one with a handgun, robbed The Variety Store in the 1700 block of Wilkens Ave. Tuesday of an undisclosed sum of money. The gunman then struck an employee with the weapon then robbed him of his wallet. The employee was treated for a head laceration at the University of Maryland Medical Center.
BURGLARY: Western District -- Jackets, sweat suits, shirts, jeans, workout jackets and other apparel, all valued at more than $5,000, were stolen Monday from Rudo Sports Inc. at the Mondawmin Mall.
BURGLARY: Towson Precinct -- Someone entered All Tune & Lube in the 8600 block of Loch Raven Blvd. yesterday morning after breaking a bay window and stole $15 in coins.
STOLEN CAR: Towson Precinct -- While the owner of a two-door red 1987 Plymouth Sundance was seeking someone to open her locked car and get her keys in the 2200 block of York Road Tuesday, someone broke into the car and drove off.
BURGLARY: Woodlawn Precinct -- At least five storage lockers in an apartment building in the 3400 block of Vargas Circle were broken into last week by someone who stole property of unknown value.
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Police Blotter is a representative, not comprehensive, list of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County, reported by Richard Irwin.