Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore and Baltimore County.
Robbery/arrest: A 24-year-old University of Maryland Medical Center nurse was in the 500 block of W. Lexington St. on Tuesday when a man threw her to the pavement and took her pager, valued at more than $100. Two men and a hospital police officer caught a man and held him for police. The pager was recovered. Charged with robbery was Mark Richton, 36, of the 2400 block of Maisel St.
Robbery: A 92-year-old woman was assaulted in her home in the 2300 block of Madison Ave. yesterday and robbed of her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $25. Police were seeking a woman known as "Pam," whom the victim knows and let into the house to wait for her son.
Burglary: Ten pairs of boots and hand tools, all valued at $1,500, were stolen Monday or Tuesday from a storage locker at St. Elizabeth's School and Rehabilitation Center in the 800 block of Argonne Drive.
Burglary: A television. computer equipment, two vacuum cleaners and other property, all valued at $700, were stolen Tuesday from a house in the 900 block of Woodson Road.
Drug arrest: Police arrested two Anne Arundel County men in the 200 block of N. Mount St. and charged them Tuesday with possession of suspected cocaine. Seized were 14 vials containing a white substance. Charged were Thomas Redgraves, 42, of the 200 block of Arden Road, and Andrew Stihel, 33, of the 4600 block of Ritchie Highway, both in Brooklyn Park.
Drug arrest: Two 19-year-old men were arrested in the 300 block of N. Smallwood St. on Tuesday and charged with possession of marijuana with intent to distribute. Police seized four plastic bags containing the suspected contraband.
Church burglary: A fax machine and telephone, all valued at nearly $600, were stolen Tuesday from Mount Calvary Holy Temple Church in the 1900 block of Bloomingdale Road.
Robbery: A man was in the 1100 block of E. Cold Spring Lane when a man with a metal object robbed him of $50.
Robbery: A woman from the 3800 block of E. Joppa Road was about to enter her residence Tuesday when a man approached and asked for directions. The man then pulled a knife and demanded her purse. During a struggle, he stole the purse, containing cash and property, all valued at nearly $200.
Theft: A bank bag containing more than $200 was stolen Tuesday from Parkville Medical Group in the 8100 block of Harford Road.
Stolen car: A silver-colored 1990 Honda Accord LX valued at $12,000 and with tags 219 AEE was stolen Tuesday in the 1600 block of Mussula Road.
Pub Date: 9/19/96