Store employee does not take armed robber seriously

Robbery
Ballard Way, 1300 block, June 29, 12:18 a.m. The pizza delivery man was delivering a bag of subs valued at $22. Upon his arrival at the location, he was approached by the suspects, one of whom was armed with a black, semiautomatic handgun, who said, “Give me the bag.” The delivery man tossed the bag of food to the suspects and drove off and called police. He was not injured.
Pulaski Hwy., 2700 block, June 30, 12:30 a.m. The victim and her boyfriend got into an argument about her cheating on him. The boyfriend grabbed her phone which was next to her on the sofa. She asked for it back and he refused. He punched her twice in the arm and knocked her over. She left the location to call police. The suspect was located and arrested; the victim’s property was returned to her.
Pulaski Hwy., 3300 block, June 30, 7:40 a.m. The suspect came into the business with a butcher’s knife, held it up, and told the employee, “I don’t want to hurt you. Just back up. Give me what’s in the register.” The employee handed over the money and the suspect fled on foot. There was no injury to the employee.
E. Fayette St., 3300 block, June 30, 6:21 p.m. The suspect entered the business with a pocket knife, approached an employee, and demanded cash. The employee asked the suspect if he was serious, and the suspect then took off running northbound on the 200 block of N. Highland Ave. No property was taken, and there were no injuries.
N. Lakewood Ave., 200 block, July 1, 12:53 a.m. The victim was approached by the male suspects, who stated, “Kick that s–t out,” then punched the victim in the mouth, knocking him to the ground. They went through his backpack and took his wallet. The victim sustained a swollen jaw and refused treatment.
Mullikin Ct., 1400 block, July 1, 5:30 a.m. The victim had just left an ATM machine when the suspects approached. One of them grabbed him by the waist, pointed a black handgun at him, and stated, “You know what time it is.” Another suspect went through the victim’s pockets and removed $60 and a credit card. The suspects fled the scene.
E. Lombard St., 3800 block, July 3, 10:30 p.m. The victim said that he was coming from the bar when a group of males approached him and began striking him with their fists. He fell to the ground; the suspects removed his property and fled.
Fait Ave., 3300 block, July 4, 1 a.m. The victim said that her boyfriend became angry during an argument and punched and choked her and forced her to the ground. He then picked up a knife and threatened to kill her. He took her cell phone during the assault and fled. A warrant was obtained.
Dundalk Ave., 1700 block, July 4, 1:51 a.m. The victim said that he went behind the store to get some sleep. He awoke after he had been punched in the face by a man in a yellow shirt. The victim stood up, and the suspect hit him in the face again. The victim fell to the ground. The suspects removed his property and fled.
Eastern Ave., 3800 block, July 4, 6:10 p.m. A police officer was working overtime at the location when the suspect approached the exit door with purchased items. The alarm sounded, and the officer asked her if she had anything in her purse that he should be aware of. The suspect stated, “I’ll pay for it,” and items were observed in her purse. She then took off running and shoved the officer to the ground. She was stopped and arrested.
S. Regester St., 300 block, July 1, 5:30 a.m. The victim said that as she was walking home from Fell’s Point, she heard someone running up behind her. As she turned around, the male suspect asked for her purse, and the victim said, “What, this phone?” The suspect took the phone and again demanded her purse. He grabbed it and a struggle ensued in which the victim was knocked to the ground and punched in the head. The suspect took the property and fled.
S. Wolfe St., 700 block, July 5, 2:56 a.m. The victim said that while he was walking, the suspects approached. One stood in front of him; the others stood behind and laughed at him. The suspects then assaulted him, and the victim fell to the ground. One of the suspects removed his property, and all of them fled.

Burglary
N. Curley St., 600 block, June 29, 1 p.m. An unknown suspect broke the rear door to gain entry and removed two TVs and several pairs of jeans.
N. Lakewood Ave., 600 block, June 29, 2:30 p.m. While the victim’s girlfriend was out of the house, an unknown suspect kicked in the rear door and removed a TV, laptop, video game system and wallet.
E. Baltimore St., 2900 block, June 30, 12 a.m. An unknown suspect entered while the victim and roommate were sleeping. The suspect removed two bikes and a laptop.
Gary Ave., 6600 block, June 30, 1 p.m. A realtor was showing the property when she heard and saw people inside. She contacted her boss, who called the police. It was determined that the suspects removed the outer door after damaging the hinges. No property was taken, but four dime bags of suspected cocaine were recovered.
S. Bond St., 700 block, June 30, 10:30 p.m. The complainant reported that an unknown suspect gained entry to the apartment complex by reaching through the gate to the sally port and opening the gate. The suspect walked up to the victim’s apartment, unlocked the door, and took two sets of keys on a hook. The victim reported that her car was no longer parked on the street where it had last been. She said that nobody else has a key to her place. No other property was missing.
Fagley St., 800 block, July 1, 2 a.m. For the second time in several days, the victim’s grandson left the rear door unlocked. During the night, an unknown suspect entered through the door and took the TV. The previous time, a video game system had been taken, but the victim had not reported it until the time of this report.
Pine Ave., 6600 block, July 1, 6:30 a.m. The victim believes that he left his rear door unlocked after he let out his dog, and then went and spent the night at a friend’s house. Upon the victim’s return, he found his rear door unlocked and a TV, two video games, tablet and diamond watch missing. His truck was discovered to have been towed to the city yard after being involved in a hit and run at Dundalk and Hartwait avenues in which the driver fled the scene.
N. Clinton St., 500 block, July 1, 12 a.m. An unknown suspect removed the rear door to the unoccupied house and took a tool chest, carpet cleaner, gold ring and coffee table. There were also signs of people squatting in the house.
Eastern Ave., 4900 block, July 1, 4:30 p.m. An unknown suspect kicked in the side door to the construction area and took 14 rolls of copper wire, four coils of copper wire, and two 75-pound boxes of scrap wire.
Bank St., 1700 block, July 2, 11 a.m. An unknown suspect pried open the front door and, while the alarm was sounding, took an iPad and a bike.
Bank St., 3500 block, July 2, 3:50 p.m. An unknown suspect entered through a rear window, went through the dwelling, and left without taking or damaging property.
S. Oldham St., 600 block, July 3, 5:35 a.m. A suspect entered the business by removing the side basement window, went to the main floor, and took and damaged property. The suspect pried open the register and took 22 units of baby formula, 50-60 packs of Newport cigarettes and $239 in currency.
Foster Ave., 3200 block, July 5, 2:50 a.m. The victim said that while he was in bed, he heard noise downstairs and then someone walking up the stairs, prying open the bedroom door, and turning on the light. The victim shouted “Who’s there?” The suspect ran back down the stairs and out of the home. No property was reported missing.

Aggravated Assault
Eastern Ave., 4000 block, June 29, 4:30 p.m .The victim’s boyfriend showed up at his cousin’s house, where the victim was asleep. The suspect kicked in the door and struck the victim in the face, and produced a chain and struck her in the arm several times. When the cousin tried to intervene, she was hit with the chain as well.
N. Potomac St., unit block, June 30, 12:10 a.m. The victim said that he was trying to sell fireworks two three males when a dispute broke out. The victim said that one of them said, “What are you going to do?” That suspect then punched the victim repeatedly in the nose until the victim fell down.
Eastern Ave., 4900 block, July 1, 9:20 a.m. The suspect was seeking treatment for an injury at the hospital when he got angry after security personnel searched his wife’s purse. The suspect produced a box cutter and threatened four security guards with it before he was subdued by security. There were no injuries. The suspect was arrested.
N. Lakewood Ave., 100 block, July 2, 1:10 a.m. The victim and his child’s mother got into a fight after drinking. He said that she threw a lawn chair at him and missed. He then pushed her into a glass table, which broke. Neither party was hurt in the altercation. Both were arrested at the scene.
S. Regester St., 200 block, July 3, 2:35 a.m. Police responded to an assault in progress and found the victim unconscious with lacerations and bruises to his face and head. He was taken to the hospital. A witness told police that the victim was beaten by three men using their hands and feet. The witness called out, and the suspects fled.
Grundy St., 100 block, July 4, 1:45 a.m. The officer responded to the location for a man lying on the ground suffering from stab wounds. A witness observed a group fighting outside the bar; the witness said that a suspect stabbed the victim and fled.
N. Robinson St., 400 block, July 4, 3:20 p.m. The victim said that during an argument with the suspect, the suspect told his dog to “get him,” and the dog bit the victim. The suspect was arrested.
Thames St., 1600  block, July 5, 2:02 a.m. The cab driver was assaulted by a group in a van after a traffic dispute. He was pushed to the ground by a woman. He hit his head on the cobblestones, cutting it open. The suspects fled; victim refused medical attention.

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