Southeast Crime: Top stories: Leads sought in homicide, man fails at carjacking UPS truck

Homicide
Herring Court, 200 block, May 13, 9 p.m. A 22-year-old man was shot and killed in the Perkins Homes housing project west of Fells Point.
Police responded to a call shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday and found Dominick Brown, 22, lying on the sidewalk suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
Paramedics took Brown to Johns Hopkins Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 9:30 p.m.
Police do not have a suspect and do not know of a motive in the murder. Anyone with information can call the Homicide Squad, 410-396-2100. Callers with tips may remain anonymous.

Robbery
N. Chester Street, 100 block, May 12, 2 a.m. A man told police he was attacked from behind by two men who yelled, “Kick it out, bitch!” and robbed him of $2 cash.
S. Bouldin Street, 600 block, May 9, 7:46 a.m. A woman told police a man had followed her, knocked her down and taken her purse, then fled.
Gough Street, 1700 block, May 8, 6:29 p.m. A man told police two men had attempted to rob him, but he fought back and they fled.
S. Ellwood Avenue, unit block, May 7, 4:46 p.m. A UPS driver told police his vehicle was stopped in traffic because a teenager was standing in front of him. The teen jumped into the truck, shoved the driver out and tried to drive off; however, the driver had taken the keys before being pushed out. The suspect began screaming, “Give me the keys!” but fled upon realizing the driver would not do so. He was arrested a short time later.
N. Milton Avenue, 500 block, May 6, 8:40 p.m. A teenaged girl told police she got off a bus and a suspect tried to push her down. he took her purse and fled.
S. Luzerne Avenue, 800 block, May 6, 2 a.m. A man told police a man had asked him for a cigarette, then attacked him. The attacker took his phone and keys, then fled.
Folcroft Street, 300 block, May 6, 11:45 p.m. A woman told police she had been threatened by a man carrying a knife, and robbed of her property including her purse, $500 cash, I.D. and more.
S. Broadway, 200 block, May 5, 11:30 a.m. A newsstand vendor told police a man had grabbed a soda from the case and tried to leave. The vendor told him to pay and the suspect screamed, “IT’S MINE NOW!” and ran away.
S. Ponca Street, 700 block, May 5, 3:45 a.m. A man told police he and a friend were approached by two suspects who threatened them with a handgun and robbed them of cell phones and other property.
E. Fairmount Street, 3000 block, May 5, 3:35 a.m. A man told police he had been attacked by two men who took phone and wallet.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, May 5, 5:30 p.m. A man was arrested at a home improvement store after he tried to take tools, then attacked a security guard who tried to detain him.

Aggravated Assault
S. Potomac Street, unit block, May 12, 4 p.m. A man told police his niece’s boyfriend had come in, and was having a verbal dispute with him over his niece’s child. The boyfriend punched him and waved a steak knife. The man told police he knew the boyfriend only as “Mark.”
N. Highland Avenue, 200 block, May 6, 1:25 p.m. A woman told police she was attacked by a  man  who cut her with a sharp object. No further information was provided.
E. Baltimore Street, 3500 block, May 7, 1:30 a.m. A man told police he had been out walking when a car stopped and a group of men jumped out and attacked him for no apparent reason.
Eastern Avenue, 4900 block, May 6, 6:40 a.m. A combative patient injured security guards at a medical facility. He was arrested.
N. Ellwood Avenue, unit block, May 6, 9:30 p.m. A man told police her boyfriend had punched her in the face and held a knife to her throat.

Burglary
Spark Court, 2000 block, May 12, 5:52 p.m. Someone broke into a house and took a TV, electronic game, microwave and Polo boots.
N. Conkling Street, 200 block, May 12, 10:18 a.m. Police were called to the scene of a break-in after witnesses reported people in the backyard of a vacant house. Several arrests were made, despite the fact that one suspect told police, “I know the Mexican guy who lives here.”
Hudson Street, 6600 block, May 11, 1:45 p.m. Someone broke into a home through a rear window and took a TV.
Drew Street, 400 block, May 9, 8 a.m. Someone broke into a home through the back door. It was not immediately known whether anything was taken.
E. Lombard Street, 2000 block, May 8, 1:30 p.m. Someone entered a home through a kitchen window and took computers and an mp3 player.
Glover Street, 400 block, May 7, 10:25 a.m. Someone broke into a home through the back door and took a washer and dryer.
S. Ann Street, 100 block, May 7, 10:25 a.m. Someone took the screen out of the side window of a house and took two computers.
N. Ellwood Avenue, 100 block, May 6, 9:30 p.m. Someone climbed into a home through a rear window and took a TV, watch, DVD, game system and computer.

Larceny
Essex Street, 2300 block, May 12, 3:30 p.m. A woman told police someone had stolen her red iron night-stand when she put it outside her house.
N. Highland Avenue, 200 block, May 11, 7:55 p.m. A man entered a store and took multiple watches and tried to run, but was stopped and arrested.
S. Ann Street, 100 block, May 11, 7:49 p.m. A suspect stole chips and candy from a store, then fled without paying.
S. Ann Street, 600 block, May 10, 11 a.m. Someone stole a woman’s anti-depressant medication from her house.
E. Fayette Street, 1300 block, May 10, 3:57 p.m. A woman was arrested for taking cat food from a dollar store.
S. Ann Street, 700 block, May 9, 3:30 p.m. Someone took a mountain bike out of a shed, and rode away with it. The lock was taken as well.
Eastern Avenue, 6300 block, May 9, 6:26 p.m. A man was arrested for trying to steal a tamper-resistant surge outlet from a home improvement store by putting said tamper-resistant surge outlet inside his pants. Security officers were able to tamper with his pants and get it back.
S. Kresson Street, 100 block, May 8, 1 a.m. Someone stole parts fore a a generator.
Fell Street, 900 block, May 7, 11:20 p.m. A man told police a neighbor had taken his power washer and sold it .
E. Lombard Street, 3800 block, May 6, 11:15 p.m. A restaurant owner told police someone had stolen a statue of the Buddha.

Larceny from Auto
License tag: 4
Computer: 2
GPS: 4
Cash: $1,004
mp3: 1
Phone: 6
Handicap hang tag: 3
Stereo: 5
Socket sets: 2
Fishing poles: 3
Tackle box: 2
Hair dryer: 1
Make-up bag (pink): 1
Make-up bag (flowered): 1
Purse: 3
Motivational CDs: multiple
Shotgun shells: 1 box

Be On the Lookout
Robbery detectives in the Southeastern District have asked local residents to be on the lookout for two suspects in a robbery that occurred on Tuesday, May 8 in the 1700 block of Gough Street around 6:30 p.m.
The suspects (both male) are described as follows:
Suspect 1 is a white teenager with fair skin, riding on a gold bicycle with thick metal tubing. He is estimated to be approximately 16 years of age.
Suspect 2 is a light-complected black, or possibly biracial, teen (also about 16) with short hair, brown pants and a brown shirt.
Know of them? Call Det. Tony Clark at 410-396-2429.

Neighborhood Watch was compiled by Mary Helen Sprecher.

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