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

Baltimore City


Eastern District

Victim identified: A man shot to death in East Baltimore was named by city police yesterday as Sean Tate, 21, of the 1200 block of E. Federal St. Tate and another man were standing in the 1500 block of Holbrook St. about 2:45 p.m. Saturday when they were shot by an unknown assailant. The companion, whose name was not divulged, was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital with a leg wound.


Stolen vehicle: A silver 1999 Lincoln with disabled tags 09983 was stolen Sunday in the 1300 block of N. Washington St.

Arson: Someone entered a vacant house in the 2100 block of Barclay St. about 3 a.m. Sunday and set fire to at least one room. There was no damage estimate.

Southeastern District

Stolen vehicle: A black 2003 Saturn Ion with Massachusetts tags 56TK13 was stolen Sunday in the 2200 block of Bank St.

Stolen vehicle: A white Subaru Outback with tags 448 BLW was stolen Sunday in the 2200 block of E. Lombard St.

Theft from vehicle: Clothing and athletic gear valued at $360 were stolen Sunday from a 2004 Subaru parked in the first block of S. Front St.

Theft: Someone broke into a Ford Crown Victoria parked in the 300 block of S. Central Ave. Sunday and stole a compact disc player and several CDs.

Theft: A cellular phone and several compact discs were stolen Sunday from a Chevrolet pickup truck parked in the 1400 block of E. Pratt St.


Southwestern District

Assault: Arguing with his ex-girlfriend Sunday afternoon as she sat in her car in the 2500 block of W. Lafayette Ave., a 35-year-old man kicked the vehicle, causing a window to shatter and cut her on the arms and neck. The woman, 30, was treated at St. Agnes HealthCare.

Baltimore County

White Marsh Precinct

Vandalism: Someone shattered the rear window of a 1995 Mitsubishi parked Sunday morning in the 4500 block of King George Court, caused $1,000 in damage.

Theft/arrest: A man, 59, tried to leave Wal-Mart in the 6400 block of Petrie Way without paying for a butterfly refrigerator magnet valued at $1.94 and was arrested by a store security officer Sunday.


Burglaries: Between Sunday night and yesterday morning, break-ins occurred at Belisimo's Sub Shop in the 8700 block of Philadelphia Road and Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co. in the 8600 block of Philadelphia Road. It was not known what, if any, property, was stolen. Police believed the break-ins were related.

Parkville Precinct

Robbery try: Police were seeking a gunman who tried to rob Dollar Tree in the 1900 block of E. Joppa Road about 5:25 p.m. Saturday, but fled when a cashier refused to open the register. The man escaped in a car driven by a woman.