Neighborhood Watch: South, Week of March 14, 2012
1000 block S. Hanover St., Sunday, March 4, 2:15 a.m.: Two men were assaulted by a group of youths and robbed of their pizza worth $12. Both victims were taken to Shock-Trauma; one was treated for a broken jaw, the other for bruises on his face.
1400 block W. Lombard St., Wednesday, March 7, 4:47 p.m.: A man pointed a gun at a woman and demanded money. She said she had none and the suspect fled on foot.
Unit block W. Randall St., Thursday, March 8, 1:04 a.m.: Two men got to their destination in a cab. One of them punched the cabbie and both of them fled without paying the $25 fare.
1100 block Sargeant St., Sunday, March 4, 2:20 p.m.: A woman held a kitchen knife to her boyfriend’s neck during an argument. She was arrested.
1100 block Russell St., Monday, March 5, 2 a.m.: A motorist was stopped at a red light, and a woman not known to her got into the car, cut her, and fled.
1300 block Washington Blvd., Saturday, March 10, 1:20 a.m.: A motorist threw something large and unidentified at another motorist passing by.
1000 block W. Lombard St., Sunday, March 11, 12:54 p.m.: A woman was assaulted.
200 block S. Stricker St., Wednesday, March 7, 11:36 a.m.: A man was arrested for climbing in a window of a vacant house.
1600 block S. Charles St., Sunday, March 11, 8:12 p.m.: A man forced his way into another man’s house and ran away when the victim called police. Police tracked the suspect down and arrested him.
1300 block Sargeant St., Wednesday, March 7, 6 p.m.: Someone stole a 2010 Hyundai Accent.
1500 block Patapsco St., Saturday, March 10, 5 p.m.: Someone stole a 2001 Ford.
1200 block W. Lombard St., Tuesday, March 6, 3:45 p.m.: Someone climbed on the roof of a house, entered through a rear window, and set the room on fire.
1700 block Lemmon St., Thursday, March 8, 2:20 a.m.: Someone set fire to a 2001 Nissan Maxima.
2700 block Port Covington Dr., Sunday, March 4, 5:50 p.m.: A man was arrested for trying to shoplift $78 worth of electronic gear from Wal-Mart.
800 block E. Fort Ave., Sunday, March 4, 6:30 p.m.: A man shoplifted two pounds of crabmeat from a grocery store.
900 block E. Fort Ave., Sunday, March 4, 1:16 p.m.: A man was arrested for shoplifting $108.97 worth of razors from a drugstore. The merchandise was recovered and returned to the shelves.
2700 block Port Covington Dr., Saturday, March 10, 5:30 p.m.: Someone stole a woman’s purse from her shopping cart while she was browsing at Wal-Mart.
Stolen from various vehicles parked in various places: a cell phone, scratch-off lottery tickets, an iPhone charger, various electronic equipment worth $489, a GPS, Citibank card and a Brooks Brothers credit card.