Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes...


Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.

Baltimore City

Southeastern District

Theft of vehicle: A 2000 Tomas-brand mo-ped was stolen Tuesday in the 100 block of S. Curley St.

Southwestern District

Abduction/robbery: A woman, 20, was in the 3400 block of Clifton Ave. about 9 p.m. Wednesday when she was forced into a black Nissan Maxima occupied by two men. They drove for about 30 minutes, robbed her of a backpack containing personal property and cash -- all valued at $40 -- and forced her from the car in the 2200 block of Garrison Blvd.

Cutting: A woman was cut when she was struck with a beer bottle thrown by a man during an argument Wednesday in the 2200 block of Frederick Ave. The woman, 35, was treated at St. Agnes HealthCare for lacerations that required several stitches. No arrest was made.

Southern District

Robbery: A woman, 70, was in the 1900 block of W. Pratt St. about 4 p.m. Wednesday when a man stole her purse containing cash and property, all valued at $400.

Northern District

Theft from vehicle: A laptop computer was stolen from a 2000 Ford van parked Wednesday in the 2500 block of St. Paul St.

Baltimore County

Towson Precinct

Robbery: An employee of the KFC restaurant in the 200 block of York Road was about to drive to a bank about 9: 45 a.m. Wednesday when a man armed with a box cutter forced her to turn over a bank bag containing an undisclosed sum. The robber fled on foot.

Burglary/arrests: Officer Kyle Woodward was patrolling the 7200 block of York Road about 12: 30 a.m. Wednesday when he spotted two teen-age boys, who appeared suspicious, riding bikes near a Crown service station, where burglaries had occurred recently. Woodward questioned the youths and learned they had broken into a garage earlier in the 300 block of Murdock Road and stole the bicycles. The youths were charged as juveniles with burglary.

Burglary: At least two people entered a car parked in the driveway of a house in the 7000 block of Bristol Road on Wednesday and stole a cellular phone and tools. Using the garage door opener in the car, the intruders entered the garage and stole two mountain bicycles. Total value of the stolen property was more than $1,000.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Someone stole a pass key Wednesday at Extended Stayamerica, a motel in the 9700 block of Beaver Dam Road, and entered a third-floor room and stole two 27-inch televisions, all valued at more than $500.

For the record

Victim identified: Deborah Boyd, 41, of the 2800 block of Seamon Ave. was identified yesterday as the woman shot to death by an unknown assailant April 28 in the 2300 block of Round Road in Cherry Hill.

Arrest: Thomas Smith, 26, of the 2100 block of Coral Thorn Road in Essex was arrested at home May 4 on a warrant charging him with first-degree murder in the shooting April 21 of Van Ralph Bond Jr., 32, at the victim's home in the 2500 block of Gatehouse Drive in Northwest Baltimore.

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