Police Blotter

The Baltimore Sun

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



Arrest -- William Deshields, 23, of the 2700 block of Garrison Blvd. was served with an arrest warrant Tuesday charging him with first-degree murder. Deshields is accused of shooting Angelo Stringfellow, 27, in the 600 block of W. Lexington St. on June 26, 2001. At the time of his arrest, Deshields was jailed at the Maryland Transitional Center in Baltimore on an unrelated charge.

Robbery -- A gunman robbed Tyrone's Chicken in the 100 block of E. North Ave. of more than $100 about 7 p.m. Tuesday.

Attempted robbery -- An employee of Penn Parking in the 1100 block of St. Paul St. was leaving the office with a bank bag containing an undisclosed sum of money about 2:30 p.m. Monday when a gunman demanded the money. Rather than comply, the employee fled and called police.


Robbery -- A 42-year-old man was walking in the first block of W. 21st St. about 5:30 p.m. Wednesday when a gunman robbed him of an undisclosed sum of money and a cell phone.


Assault -- A police surveillance camera recorded several males assaulting a 17-year-old boy in the 300 block of E. 21st St. about 6 p.m. Monday, and police were seeking the assailants. The victim was treated for minor injuries at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Stolen vehicle -- A 1995 Isuzu Rodeo with vanity tags MILLS 3 was stolen Tuesday from a parking lot in the 3000 block of E. Monument St.


Robbery -- A 43-year-old man was walking in the 900 block of W. Franklin St. about 2 a.m. Wednesday when a gunman forced him into an alley and robbed him of a small sum of money.

Burglary -- Someone entered the basement of an occupied house in the 1000 block of Edmondson Ave. on Tuesday and removed copper water pipes valued at $500.

Shootings -- Two men, one 20 and the other 26, were standing in the 1900 block of Herbert St. about 10:30 p.m. Monday when one was shot in the right foot and the other in the back by an unknown assailant. They were treated at Maryland General Hospital.


Arrest -- Walter Alston of the 200 block of N. Dallas St. was arrested Wednesday in the 2400 block of Loyola Northway on a warrant charging him with attempted murder. Alston, 18, is accused of shooting Antonio Gray, 33, on Sept. 16 in the 3800 block of Reisterstown Road.


Stolen vehicle -- A man was putting air in a tire of his gray 2000 Toyota Solara at a gas station in the 1800 block of Washington Blvd. about 3:30 p.m. Tuesday when a young male entered the vehicle and drove off. The vehicle had vanity tags DGORDON.

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Robbery -- Police were seeking three teenage boys who robbed a 14-year-old of a cell phone Wednesday in the 6800 block of Alter St.

Robbery -- A gunman robbed Dunkin' Donuts in the 1500 block of Reisterstown Road of an undisclosed sum of money about 11 a.m. Wednesday


Robbery -- A 42-year-old woman was fueling her car at a gas station in the 5600 block Baltimore National Pike about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday when she was assaulted by a man who stole her purse and then drove off in a silver-colored Toyota.

Burglary -- More than $600 and a bank card were stolen Monday from a house in the 900 block of Catawba Court by someone who entered through a rear door.


Burglary -- Lawn-care equipment and construction ma- terial valued at $3,600 was stolen Wednesday from Horizon Outdoors in the 10000 block of Williamson Lane.

Burglary -- At least 10 rolls of copper wire were stolen Tuesday from a storage area at Crown Electric in the 2000 block of Greenspring Drive.


Burglary -- A laptop computer was stolen Saturday from the bedroom of an apartment in the 600 block of Bridgeman Terrace. The burglary was reported Tuesday.

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Theft -- Jewelry valued at $5,000 was stolen from the bedroom of a house in the 8500 block of Heatherwood Court during a party Sunday. The theft was reported Wednesday.


Burglary -- A purse containing cash, credit cards and personal items -- all valued at $630 -- was stolen Wednesday from a house in the 3400 block of North Trail Way by someone who entered through a rear door.

Burglary -- A dirt bike valued at $2,000 was stolen Wednesday from a shed in the 3000 block of Edgewood Ave.

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