Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore City and Baltimore County.
Arrest: Police investigating a report of a domestic assault in a house in the 800 block of N. Carey St. on Friday found two Molotov cocktails in the bathroom. The occupants of the house were evacuated and the bottles, containing a liquid fuel and wicks, were turned over to Emergency Services Unit officers. Charged with assault and possession of incendiary devices was Arrah D. Tabe, 53, a resident of the dwelling.
Shooting: A teen-age male was in the 2300 block of W. North Ave. about 4 a.m. Saturday when an unknown gunman fired several shots, hitting him once in the left arm. Another man, who police said was a bystander, was shot in the right leg. Both were treated at Maryland Shock Trauma Center and released.
Drug arrests: Police with a search warrant entered a house in the 500 block of N. Carrollton Ave. early Friday and arrested two women and recovered nearly $1,500 worth of suspected cocaine and a 9 mm semiautomatic handgun whose serial number was obliterated. The women, whose names were not available, were processed at Central Booking and Intake Center.
Rape: A woman, 38, was in the 1900 block of E. Preston St. about 3 a.m. Saturday when a man armed with a knife forced her into a nearby vacant dwelling, struck her several times with his hands and raped her.
Robbery: A man, 30, was walking across the grounds of Arlington Elementary School in the 5400 block of Narcissus Ave. about 10:15 p.m. Saturday when a man robbed him of $14.
North Point Precinct
Shoplifting/arrest: A security officer at Wal-Mart in the 2300 block of North Point Blvd. detained a man Saturday who tried to leave the store without paying for a digital camera and several compact discs, all valued at more than $350. The man, 35, from Southwest Baltimore, was charged with theft. His name was not available.
Theft/arrest: A man, 44, tried to leave Sears at the Eastpoint Mall on Saturday without paying for a compact disc player and an electric shaver, all valued at $100. He was arrested by a store security officer.