100 block Montgomery St., Sunday, Sept. 18, 8:40 p.m.: A deliveryman for a pizza shop was approached by a man who asked “is that order of wings for me?” and then pulled a silver handgun, cocked it, and said, “Busted.” Another suspect got behind the deliveryman and took the food while the first suspect stole the victim’s cash.
1300 block W. Cross St., Sunday, Sept. 18, 8:50 p.m.: Two teenagers tried to rob a woman of her cell phone. They hit her in the head, and she dropped the cell phone, which broke. The boys then fled. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment.
800 block W. Lombard St., Sunday, Sept. 18, 10:20 p.m.: A man was robbed at knifepoint of his cell phone, watch and cash.
100 block W. Lee St., Monday, Sept. 19, 6:15 p.m.: A man was clearing away trash and leaves when two men walked up to him and tried to rob him. The victim ran and the suspects fled.
100 block Callender St., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 10:30 p.m.: A man was robbed by two males who implied they had a gun but did not show one. They escaped with the victim’s cell phone and cash.
Carjacking: McHenry and Poppleton streets, Thursday, Sept. 22, 5:56 p.m.: A man was pistol-whipped and robbed of his cash, cell phone and a 2008 Nissan car.
1800 block McHenry St., Saturday, Sept. 24, 7:24 p.m.: A man was approached by two men who asked him if he wanted to buy some things. The victim said “no” and the suspects showed him a gun, hit him in the head and went through his pockets. They made off with his keys and cash.
1200 block Washington Blvd., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 1 a.m.: A woman was beaten and suffered a fractured skull and facial fractures. She would not identify her attacker.
Heath St. and Elkins Lane, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 8:36 a.m.: Hot coffee was thrown during an argument.
300 block E. Cross St., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 11:50 a.m.: A man walked up to a group of youths on the corner and asked why they were not in school. The children replied that school was out and walked away. The man followed them and told them he was going to call the school. One of the children threw a brick at the man and all ran away.
100 block W. Hamburg St., Thursday, Sept. 22, 1:30 a.m.: A man pointed two knives at a woman during a domestic dispute. She ran from the house and called police, who arrested the suspect.
600 block William St., Friday, Sept. 23, 8 a.m.: A man assaulted a woman. A warrant is out for his arrest.
900 block McHenry St., Thursday, Sept. 22, 9 a.m.: Someone broke into a house and stole guns, computers, a television set and jewelry.
900 block W. Lombard St., Thursday, Sept. 22, 11:50 a.m.: Someone kicked in the front door of a house but did not steal anything.
1300 block S. Hanover St., Thursday, Sept. 22, 10 p.m.: Someone broke into a house and stole DJ equipment.
800 block Woodward St., Friday, Sept. 23, 8:15 a.m.: Someone broke into a house and stole computers and credit cards.
100 block S. Calhoun St., Friday, Sept. 23, 10:20 a.m.: A witness saw a woman leave a house; the house is vacant and the owner could not be found. Nothing appeared to be stolen.
1400 block Patapsco St., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 12:05 a.m.: Someone stole a motor scooter.
500 block S. Payson St., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 1 p.m.: Someone stole a 2005 Chevy.
800 block Washington Blvd., Thursday, Sept. 22, 9 p.m.: Someone stole a 2001 Chevy.
1300 block Webster St., Thursday, Sept. 22, 10:30 p.m.: Someone stole a 2008 Xingyue scooter.
Cross and Light streets, Sunday, Sept. 18, 5 p.m.: Someone stole a bicycle that had been chained to a street sign.
1800 block Washington Blvd., Wednesday, Sept. 21, 4:30 p.m.: Someone shoplifted soap and auto supplies from a dollar store.
1100 Key Highway, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 7:10 p.m.: Someone stole cash from a vending machine.
2700 block Port Covington Dr., Saturday, Sept. 24, 9 p.m.: A woman was arrested for shoplifting cosmetics and hygiene items.
Officer Appreciation Day at Southern
The Southern District Police-Community Relations Council the public the chance to have breakfast and/or lunch with its police force during the upcoming Officer Appreciation Day.
Everything takes place on Friday, Oct. 7 at the Southern District building, 10 Cherry Hill Road. Breakfast is srved from 6:30 a.m.-9:30 a.m., and lunch/dinner is served from 2:30 p.m.-5 p.m.
Volunteer helpers (more volunteers are always being accepted, according to council members) will be serving all three shifts of police meals during Officer Appreciation Day. The council is asking neighborhood associations to send a check for $25 (or whatever is affordable) to help cover expenses.
Locals are invited to help by bringing homemade goodies for dessert.
Neighbors are also invited to come eat with the officers. Those who choose to do so may bring donations of breakfast foods (scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, fresh fruits etc.) or for lunch/dinner, anything that goes with hot dogs and hamburgers (potato salad, baked beans, etc).
Local eateries in the neighborhood are being asked to donate platters of food.
Those who wish to donate food but can’t stay to eat may drop off the donations to the Southern District Police Station at 10 Cherry Hill Road in South Baltimore at any time during the event.
Monetary donations are also accepted. Checks should be made payable to “SDPCRC” and mailed to PO Box 6323, Baltimore MD 21230 or brought in. Info: Jack Baker firstname.lastname@example.org, 443-831-0538, www.sdpcrc.org.
Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Jacqueline Watts.