Police Blotter

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



Shooting -- A resident of the 6800 block of McClean Blvd. was shot in the upper right leg about 11 p.m. Sunday by an unknown gunman when he answered a knock at his door. The victim, 39, was taken by ambulance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was reported in good condition.


Shootings/robberies -- Two teenage brothers were walking in the 1800 block of Bloomingdale Road about 9 p.m. Sunday when a man armed with a shotgun robbed them of their cell phones. When the brothers turned to flee, they were wounded in the arms and legs by a blast of birdshot. They were released after treatment at Sinai Hospital.

Shooting -- A man was celebrating his 27th birthday early Sunday at Top Shelf Lounge in the 3300 block of Old Frederick Road when he was bumped by another man, who stabbed him. When the victim followed his assailant outside, he was shot in the right elbow. The gunman drove off, followed briefly by the victim who was taken by a friend to St. Agnes Hospital. He was reported in good condition.


Shooting -- A 38-year-old man was standing in the 6800 block of Holabird Ave. about 5 a.m. yesterday when a man standing behind a nearby parked car fired a shot that struck him. The victim was treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

Bank robbery -- A man entered 1st Mariner Bank in the 300 block of N. Charles St. about noon Saturday and gave a teller a note saying, "Give me money but no federal bills." The man was given an undisclosed sum and a dye pack that exploded a block from the bank, staining much of the cash with an orange dye.

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Robbery try -- A man armed with a knife attempted to force an employee of an Exxon station in the 10300 block of Red Run Blvd. to give him money from a cash register about 8:30 p.m. Sunday. The man fled with no money when the employee disarmed him.

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