Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore city and county.
Robbery: Two men, one with a large-caliber handgun, robbed a 27-year-old man of his wallet and $83 in the 2600 block of W. Belvedere Ave. yesterday.
Robbery Try/Shooting: Police were seeking two men who shot another man in the back during an attempted robbery yesterday in the 3100 block of W. Belvedere Ave. The victim was treated at Sinai Hospital. His condition was not available.
Stolen Car: A champagne-colored 1995 Nissan Maxima with tags CJC 361 was stolen over the weekend from the 6700 block of Park Heights Ave.
Robbery: A resident of the 3500 block of Lucille Ave. was in the 4800 block of Reisterstown Road on Saturday when a man with a .38 caliber handgun robbed him of a gold and white knife and other property, all valued at $50.
Stolen Car: A 1989 Acura Legend with tags BKR 243 was stolen yesterday from the parking lot at the Reisterstown Road Shopping Center in the 6500 block of Reisterstown Road.
Armed Robbery: A man with a switchblade knife robbed another man of more than $200 yesterday in the 3700 block of Ellerslie Ave.
Robbery: A gunman robbed a 28-year-old man of $30 Saturday night in the 2700 block of Guilford Ave.
Drug Arrest: Officer William Pohler spotted more than 30 vials of cocaine hidden at the base of a tree in the 1400 block of Mosher St. on Saturday night and kept them under surveillance. When a 25-year-old resident of the 300 block of N. Pulaski St. stooped next to the drugs and then walked away, Officer Pohler arrested him. The man was held pending drug possession charges.
Burglary: Someone entered Yummy's package goods and lounge in the 2100 block of Pennsylvania Ave. through a side window yesterday and stole an undisclosed sum of money and a revolver.
Drug Arrests: After a traffic stop in the 900 block of Ashburton St. on Saturday, Officer David Shields arrested three occupants and charged them with possession of cocaine and a .45-caliber handgun. Charged were Assante Anderson, 20, of the 2000 block of Winchester St.; David Yim, 23, of the 900 block of Poplar Grove St. and Sean Sands, 23, 4900 block of Frederick Ave.
Robbery: A couple robbed the Kentucky Fried Chicken outlet in the 200 block of York Road on Saturday and escaped with an undisclosed sum.
Theft: A purse containing $25 was stolen from a car parked in the 6500 block of Old Orchard Road on Saturday.
Robbery: Two men, one with a handgun, robbed the Weis market in the 4000 block of E. Joppa Road of an undisclosed sum of money yesterday. After placing a pack of cigarettes and a $5 bill on the counter of the courtesy desk as if to pay for it, one of the men pulled out a handgun and ordered a clerk to withdraw money from the safe and place it in a plastic bag.
Arson: Someone set fire yesterday to a 1992 Dodge Spirit parked at South Marlyn Avenue and Damsel Road.
Stolen Car: A silver 1992 Honda Accord with tags ASY 646 was stolen over the weekend from the 6400 block of Woodgreen Circle.
Stolen Car: Police were seeking a blue Ford Mustang with tags NNR 340 that was stolen over the weekend from the 500 block of Cockeys Mill Road.
Robbery Try: Police were seeking a man who attempted to rob the Pet Pantry in the 3600 block of Offutt Road in Randallstown Saturday morning and fled without taking any money.
Burglary: Thieves entered a house in the 1600 block of York Road over the weekend and stole patio furniture valued at $80. The men drove away in a Chevrolet Blazer with stolen tags when Officer Dennis Quirk arrived on the scene.
Metro Crime Stoppers
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