Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Bank robbery: A man, who gave a teller a holdup note, robbed the First Union Bank in the 3200 block of W. North Ave. of an undisclosed sum of money about 9 a.m. yesterday.
Theft: Tools valued at more than $1,000 were stolen from two vans parked in the 3200 block of Lohrs Lane on Wednesday.
Burglary: Police were seeking two men who entered a house in the 2100 block of Pennsylvania Ave. through a third-floor window Wednesday and stole a television, stereo equipment and a cable TV box, all valued at nearly $900.
Theft: A first-aid kit, compact discs and a cellular phone, all valued at more than $700, were stolen Wednesday from a 1999 Chevrolet truck parked in the first block of E. Lee St.
Shooting: A man, 18, was riding a bicycle in the 2300 block of Harford Road about 7: 40 p.m. Wednesday when another man shot him in the left buttock. The victim was in fair condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Theft: Someone entered a 1991 Chevrolet Astro van parked in the 1000 block of Brentwood Ave. on Wednesday and stole $200 worth of popcorn.
Burglary: Copper piping, an electric heater and two sinks were stolen Wednesday from a house in the 2100 block of N. Calvert St.
Robbery/arrest: A man armed with a BB pistol robbed the Royal Farms store in the 200 block of W. Cold Spring Lane of $146 and nearly 50 state lottery tickets about 9: 45 p.m. Wednesday. Shortly afterward, a suspect, 33, was arrested near the store and the pistol and property recovered. Armed robbery charges were pending against the suspect.
Bank burglary: A videocassette recorder and a 27-inch television, all valued at more than $500, were stolen from the employee training room in the basement of Provident Bank of Maryland in the 8200 block of Harford Road overnight Monday. There was no forced entry.
Robbery: A male, 16, was in the 7100 block of Rodgers Court about 3 p.m. Wednesday when another male youth struck him with a baseball bat and robbed him of clothing and other property, all of unknown value. The victim sustained minor injuries.
Robbery: After a woman, 75, exited a cab in the 8700 block of Loch Raven Blvd. about 6 p.m. Wednesday and withdrew $250 from an ATM, she got back into the cab and was robbed by a male passenger, who fled on foot.
Pub Date: 12/11/98