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



Shooting : Two men were walking in the 2400 block of E. Monument St. about 10 p.m. Tuesday when someone fired shots, hitting one man in the left leg and grazing the other in the head. Both men were treated at Johns Hopkins Hospital and were expected to survive. There was no arrest.


Shootings: Two adult males were shot about 4:45 p.m. yesterday in the 400 block of N. Bouldin the Ellwood Park/Monument neighborhood One man was shot in the chest and was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital. The other victim was shot in a hand.

Robbery : Police were seeking two men, one armed with a handgun, who forced their way into a house in the 6200 block of Carbore Way in O'Donnell Heights about 11 p.m. Tuesday, assaulted the male occupant and robbed him of $10.


Burglary/arrests : A man, 25, arrived home about 3 a.m. Monday and saw four teenage males run out a rear door and drive off in a Chevrolet Cavalier with his bike. The man followed the teens in his car, while calling police on his cell phone and giving them the location of the other car. At Caton Avenue and Stafford Street, Southwestern District police stopped the car and arrested three youths and recovered the bike. A fourth youth escaped on foot and was being sought. The three who were caught were charged as juveniles.

Robbery: A gunman entered Check Cashing Store in the 1200 block of W. Pratt St. about 7:40 p.m. Tuesday and forced an employee to give him money from the cash register. The gunman escaped with less than $200.

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Arson: Police were seeking at least two students of Milford Mill Academy in the 3800 block of Washington Ave. who set fire to the contents of a trash can.


Arrest : A man, 41, was arrested Wednesday and charged with forcing his way into a house in the 5300 block of North Ave. that afternoon and assaulting a woman with a hammer before robbing her and another person of jewelry valued at $5,700. Charged is Kenneth Mack of the 5200 block of Olecrest Ave.

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