Police Blotter

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

Baltimore City


Southern District

Drug arrests: Two people were arrested late Thursday in the 3500 block of Fourth St. in Brooklyn and charged with possession with intent to distribute cocaine and heroin, and more arrests are expected in connection with the case, said Sgt. Allen Adkins. Officer Antoine Chambers reported observing a woman concealing 15 gel caps of heroin and three plastic bags of cocaine in her bra, while police earlier found a man with cocaine and more than $400 believed to have come from drug sales. Arrested were Rosa Awala of the 3500 block of Sixth St. and James Boisseau, 21, of the 500 block of Cambria St.


Southeastern District

Burglary: Two .38-caliber handguns, DVDs, a watch and jewelry were stolen over the weekend from a house in the first block of N. Kresson St.

Burglary: Two laptop computers, DVDs, a radio and $100 in coins - all valued at $6,500 - were stolen Friday from a house in the 500 block of S. Chapel St.

Northwestern District

Arson attempt/arrest: Police arrested Dwayne Forell, 20, at his home in the 5000 block of Queensberry Ave. Thursday on a warrant charging him with attempted arson. Forell was charged with attempting to set fire to the People Encouraging People group home in the 3600 block of Glen Ave. on Dec. 7 by throwing a Molotov cocktail at the building. Arson investigator Edward Vogt said the device landed on the grass in front of the building.

Northeastern District

Robbery: A 24-year-old man was walking in the 2900 block of List Ave. about 4:15 p.m. Saturday when a gunman robbed him of a cell phone and a wallet containing an undisclosed sum.

Western District


Shooting: A 33-year-old man was reported in critical condition at Maryland Shock Trauma Center after being shot in a leg, his right arm and stomach by a gunman in the 1300 block of N. Gilmor St. about 9 p.m. Saturday.

Southwestern District

Theft from vehicle: A 1993 Cadillac DeVille was parked in the 1000 block of Kevin Road over the weekend when someone removed the Cadillac emblems from its four wheel covers. The emblems were valued at $120.

Baltimore County

Woodlawn Precinct

Arrests: Two boys were arrested Saturday night and charged with assaulting a male teenager a few hours earlier in the 9000 block of Liberty Road. The victim was seriously injured and treated at Shock Trauma.


Parkville Precinct

Burglary: Someone broke into Advance Auto Parts in the 8800 block of Belair Road early Saturday and took a safe with an undisclosed sum of money.

Robbery: An 81-year-old man answered a knock at the door of his home in the 3400 block of E. Joppa Road about 3:30 p.m. and was robbed of $175 and credit cards by two apparently unarmed men.

Cockeysville Precinct

Burglary: Jewelry valued at $500 was stolen Saturday from a house in the first block of Edelweiss Way.