Police Blotter is a sampling of crimes from police reports in Baltimore and Baltimore County.
Shooting -- Police were seeking a man who shot another man, 45, outside the victim's house in the 300 block of S. Parrish St. about 6:40 p.m. Monday, after a robbery. During the robbery, the victim shoved the gunman out of the house and onto the street. There, both men became involved in a fight, during which the victim was shot in the left side. The gunman fled. Police said the victim was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was reported in serious condition. Police said the incident was caught on a police surveillance camera.
Theft -- Someone entered a house in the 200 block of W. Lanvale St. between Friday and Monday without using any force and stole jewelry valued at nearly $25,000. Taken were a diamond chain, three watch chains, earrings, necklaces, diamond rings and other jewelry.
Theft -- A laptop computer valued at $1,800 was stolen Thursday from a house in the first block of E. Eager St. The theft was reported Monday.
Robbery -- A woman, 18, was walking in the 800 block of E. Baltimore St. about 10:45 a.m. Monday and talking on her cell phone when a man grabbed her around the face and stole the phone. The cell phone was valued at $350.
Robbery attempt -- Police were seeking two men and two women who attacked a man, 33, in the 3100 block of Eastern Ave. about 3:20 p.m. Monday and demanded his wallet after one of them struck him in the face. The man was on the ground, reaching for his wallet when the attackers fled. The victim was treated for minor injuries at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.
Theft -- A Global Positioning System device valued at $530 was stolen Monday from a 2000 Nissan Pathfinder in the 3300 block of Hudson St.
Burglary -- Several power tools and an air compressor - all valued at nearly $1,400 - were stolen between Saturday and Monday from a house being renovated in the 800 block of S. Milton Ave.
Theft -- A GPS device, an iPod and a digital camera - all valued at $760 - were stolen Monday from a 2007 Jeep parked in the first block of S. Robinson St. by someone who broke a window to gain entry.
Theft -- Someone broke into a 2003 Nissan sport utility vehicle parked in the 600 block of N. Montford Ave. on Sunday and removed a GPS device.
Theft -- Someone broke into a 2005 Nissan Altima in the first block of S. Front St. between Sunday and Monday and stole a global navigation system valued at $500.
Theft -- A laptop computer valued at $800, a GPS device valued at $600 and medical equipment valued at nearly $13,000, were stolen from a 2004 Honda Accord between Sunday and Monday in the 3000 block of Eastern Ave.
Theft -- A GPS device valued at $250 was stolen Monday from a 2004 Saab in the 100 block of S. Castle St.
Robbery -- Three teenage males, one with a semiautomatic handgun, robbed the Subway sandwich shop in the first block of E. 25th St. of an undisclosed sum of money about 4:20 p.m. Monday.
Robbery -- A driver for Blue Cab Co. was parked in the first block of E. 22nd St. about 10:20 p.m. Monday when a young male with a handgun robbed him of $170 and his cell phone.
Robbery attempt -- A 91-year-old man was walking near his house about 10 p.m. Monday when he was struck in the face and knocked to the ground by two young males who attempted to rob him at the intersection of Shipway and Eastship roads. The pair fled without taking anything. Police said the man's eyeglasses were broken in the incident. The man suffered minor injuries and was treated at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Anyone with information is urged to call the precinct at 410-887-7320.
Theft -- A male resident of the 7300 block of Kirtley Road was taking a bath about 3 p.m. Monday when he heard the sound of change rattling. When the man looked out a window, he observed a male friend of his loading a 5-gallon glass water jug into a vehicle driven by a second male. The jar contained nearly $840 in change.
Vandalism -- Police were seeking whoever cut telephone wires in the rear of M&T; Bank in the first block of Center Place in Dundalk between Saturday and Monday. There was no sign that anyone attempted to enter the bank.