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Capital, The (Newspaper) - April 22, 1986, Annapolis, Maryland v Prison escapee abducts social baby BJ DAN CASEY Staff Writer A catver prison escapee posing n an FBI agent Udntpped a county wcial worker it gunpoint last night and forced her to take him tohis baby at a toiler home in Paiadena county police Mid thii morning Hie locial Lynn Martin wai released unharmed but the lutpect and wife abducted the child and disappeared after pay- ing Ms. Martin taking such good can of their said Offi. cer V. Richard county police spokesman. the which began hi Baltimore and ended in included several vehicle changes and was apparently very MoUoy said. state and federal authori- ties this morning issued a nation- wide lookout for the his the 9-month-old baby boy and a second man thought to be involved in the kidnapping. The chief William Thom- as is a known East Coast drug-runner who uses at least 30 police said. Forrer last surfaced in when he leftlhe baby boy and on an Eastern Air- lines let at Baltimore-Washington International Airport. In that inci- he made a daring getaway from state police by stealing an airport van and nearly running down two state troopers. The baby's Joyce Ann is a federal fugitive from a grand Jury Molloy said. is sharp. From what I he once escaped from 27 FBI Molloy said. Police have evidence Forrer and Ms. Klipa spent at least two weeks planning the Molloy said. Events leading up to the child's abduction last night began about p.m. in when Forrer approached Ms. outside her apartment in the 3900 block of Bellinger police said. Martin was returning from night classes. who was ap- parently waiting for a identified himself as an FBI and told Ms. Martin she had to go with MoUoy said. She resisted and Forrer pulled a gun and forced her into a 197S blue Mercury Monarch that was driven by a second a heavyset white male wearing rubber surgical Molloy said. The men drove Ms. Martin to the 1400 block of Sulphur Spring Road in Baltimore where they met Ms. Klipa and switched vehicles. Ms. Martin was forced into a 1972 red Ford where the suspects told her they would kfll her if she didn't reveal the baby's where- abouts. She told them the Zachary Paris Forrestall was being cared for at a foster home in and directed them to the home. The heavyset man was dropped off along the and Ms. OB Page Col. Classified- Circulation News-Business LAUREL eOtapttal Tomorrow's Fair 50 For see page 11. VOL. Cl NO. 95 APRIL 25 Cents GOOD PONT FORGET PERFORMERS may audi- tion at tonight for the Red Stocking Follies at Maryland Hall for the Creative Constitution Avenue and Greenfield or for of the at the Colonial 108 East St AREA THE COUNTY restricts nur- series. Page 33. TALK OF THE TOWN IT'S TIME to clean up An- napolis. Ptgett. BUSINESS MARINE TRADES and real estate agents fared well in-the General Assembly. Page 13. STATE A JUDGE denied resentenc- ing to a man convicted on drag saying that Marvin Intervention did not affect the case. President Reagan will order the destruction of two U.S. nuclear submarines satisfy the SALT H treaty. A record plunge in gasoline costs last month pushed con- sumer prices down 0.4 percent SPORTS THE CAPITALS take a 2-1 series lead over the Rangers. Page 21. PEOPLE That character Ernest P. Worrell has popped up at the White House of all places look- ing for his next-door-neighbor I Vern. figured maybe Vern was here. I We were I Just going to go check out that Smith 'Brothers Museum. _____ besides he's got my lunch mon- said Ernest portrayed by actor JIM VA1NEY. is the fictions neigh- bor Worrell usually addresses in his numerous television eommericals. Varney was introduced to the White House press corps yesterday by spokesman Larry gpsjtjis as the deputy assist- ant to the president for eco- nosaicpottey. afl look awful famil- Vaney told the reporters for the sotne of you on the Greyhound with me and he asked. For a leok at other people in the news see 3. LOTTERY NttBben drawn Three-digit ITS. Pick INDEX 4 49 pages. Calendar. Classified Ads Cosries 14-11 .....7 Ofttturies nSfffNBoa II ....M ..It 2W1 ...11 ....11 .a-a ...n Redi strict plan eyed School board OKs move to fill empty class seats Photo by nWMOfl 8ANDY ALAN nuutea with bearded on thi at the old Circle as her husband and looks on. Abracadabra Theater evolves into entertainment center By BOB MITCHELL Staff Writer Standing amid rows of unu- pholstered theater Sandy Alan joked about the restoration of the old Circle Thea- tre in Annapolis. was either build a new house or she said as work continued at the venue rechris- tened The Annapolis Theatre of Magic for the Performing Arts. With about three weeks of reno- vation work Mrs. Alan and her hope the 700-seat theater built in 1920 will become a home for their magic act and a host of touring theatri- cal productions. The Riva residents have al- ready booked a series of shows by visiting opening May 14 with The Mantovani Orchestra. Others scheduled to perform this summer include Doc Severin- the Preservation Hall Jaw Band and the Cole Porter musical revue Like it was either build a new house or this It Is a historic theater renovated to have Its original Sandy Illusionist The theater has also booked Woody Herman and bis Orches- the touring company of Chorus and comedian David but does not have confirmed dates from them yet The the only American illusionists to have won a gold medal in Grande Illusion at the Olympics of also plan to offer a resident magic The magic show will be per- formed Saturdays and Sunday beginning in Mrs. Alan said. Their show will trace the histo- ry of show business from the 1920s to with ticket prices to range between 18 and Mrs. Alan said. Ticket prices for the touring shows will range between and she said. Although an effort to revive the Playhouse Theatre on Main Street with live performances failed several years the Alans are optimistic about their chances of success. need 250 people only four times a week to turn a Mrs. Alan said. Some of the contractors have joined the limited partnership es- OB Page Col. By JACQUELINE TENCZA Staff Writer Scores of children could be moved to different schools to make better use of vacant classroom un- der a Board of Education review of school boundaries. The board's unanimous support for countywide redistricting surfaced last night before a packed room of 250 most of whom where there to support building a new elementary school on the Broadneck Peninsula. Parents were there to address the immediate problem of overcrowding at Broadneck Elementary School as well as the long-term problem of school crowding on the peninsula. j When staff members utiveued a redistricting proposal for Broadneck board members said the time has come to take a look at redistricting throughout the county. think it's time to take a broader view and look at it said member John Wobens- .mith. Although the school board gave unanimous support for countywide some board members stressed that it is not the ultimate solution. don't think that it is going to solve the said school board Vice President Patricia Huecker. She pointed out that 86 percent of the classroom seats in the county are filled. Of the remaining 14 per- about half of the available seats are in middle and junior high where there is space problem. In elementary where ov- ercrowding is being felt the the buildings with space are located in the farthest reaches of the Mrs. Huecker said. For Shady Side Elemen- tary at the southern tip of the and Brock Bridge Ele- mentary at the northwestern border of the county in both have plenty of space. Board President John L. Wisthoff agrees. I'm not in any ifaood to go through that exercise to disturb kids to get to a capaci- ty where there is not Wistoff said. e PUN HIGHLIOHTS Under the proposed 125 Broadneck Elementary students living in the follow- ing subdivisions would attend Oakhlll Elementary School be- ginning in September. Bright College Hidden The school board rejected a second phase of the which called for relocating 90 Broadneck Elementary stu- dents living In St. Margarets and Amberty to Georgetown East Elementary School In Annapolis. A hearing on the proposed redistricting Is scheduled for p.m. May 14 and will be held at either Broadneck High or elementary school. Two new elementary schools one in Severna Park and one in the Route 3 area are being requested in this year million school The Capital budget request But Broadneck parents argue that their school should have priority over Severna Park because their classrooms are overcrowded now and Severna Park still has some available seats. are at capacity. Severna Park is Robert a Broadneck parent told the board. Broadneck parents said they spoke with County Executive 0. James Lighthltfr about adding to the capi- tal budget and be told them he would accept the addition. But no board member last night made a move to reopen budget discussions. Broadneck parents say they don't want their children to move at an. They presented petitions to the board last night calling for the use of ea Page CoL Proposed ban irks county builders By DEBRA VIADEEO Writer A move to temporarily freete ma- jor new building along the county's 430 miles of waterfront drew criti- cism yesterday from the people who make their living at it Realtors and home boflden con- tacted yesterday called the morato- rium and an on the part of county administration officials. The proposed eight-month morato- rium was announced yesterday morning by County Executive 0. James IJghihUer plan would baa new subdivisions within the eeuty's environmentally sensitive or a ribbon of land that tics within feet of any tidal water or wetlands in the county. That area makes up 17 percent of land area If approved by the County Cooacfl. BMratorhn ttvt Tsa ef flabbergasted. I really think It's an overreaction on the. part of the Thomas Home builder WOOLO Cttft- Serrtcet a Severna Park teat twOdiag company reaHjr taeak tt't an fee said. rates were at Lbeir lowest in would ultimately drive ef the east ef new waterfront bastes. a letter wtth Sewema Tsi. s ajds Ml niiiHiiH wky a moratorium is necessary Just to and builders have been swan new ef Impending criti- cal areas kalsiatiea lor two yean famtteena be added Anne Arundel County is among 15 counties that must now map aad come up with guidelines for land use within those critical areas. The man- date comes from legislation recently pasted by the General Assembly. And the affected counties must have new based on the Getter- al Assembly in place out year la announcing the moratorium leg- islation Lighthiier had said the ban would help prevent Ma land in the Interim The county Office of Planning and Zoning baa received 11 for major sabdivtHens tike county so far this year. In comparison. 12 me were svbnittad last said coeav ty PtaBdnf aad Zosfeg Officer P. BeckKanle. she said H was imposatMe to tell whether the increase was spurred by isaaendtaf critical anas lafkalattosL The increase easM at a IHsji ir ;