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2 Indecent Exposures, 2 Businesses Burglarized: Columbia Crime
COLUMBIA, MD — The Howard County Police Department provided the following information about recent crimes in Columbia. Arrests do not indicate convictions. There were two indecent exposures, two businesses burglarized, two men with guns arrested and a robbery, among other crimes, according to police
Double shooting on Northern Parkway during rush hour; man shot dead earlier in day in Northwest Baltimore
Six people were shot, one fatally, in five incidents Wednesday, including one on West Northern Parkway during rush hour, according to Baltimore City police. Two victims, 24 and 37, were found in the 2200 block of W. Northern Parkway, near Mount Washington and Sinai Hospital, at 5:17 p.m. Detectives
HdG Teen Killed In Charter Bus Crash: Police
BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD — A Havre de Grace man was identified as the driver killed in a serious crash on Wednesday morning in northern Baltimore County that also involved a charter bus. He was driving a black Infiniti that collided with the bus, which police said had been transporting students.
14 people shot since Tuesday, Commissioner orders admin officers to the street
Despite the recent violence, police say the number of homicides is still slightly down compared to last year, 248 people have been killed in Baltimore in 2018.
Man blames his mom after being stopped by TSA in Baltimore with collapsible rifle in his bag
BALTIMORE, Md. -- A man who was caught carrying a collapsible rifle in his carry-on bag at BWI airport blamed his mother, after stating that she had packed his bag.
Four arrested in Frostburg drug bust
Travis Leon Shears, 29, and Tavon Carter, 30, both of Baltimore, were each charged with possession with intent to distribute heroin and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine and two counts of possession of controlled dangerous substance (not marijuana).
At least 1 dead in violent crash on I-270 in Montgomery County
CLARKSBURG, Md.- Maryland State Police are responding to a fatal crash on I-270 Southbound near the Clarksburg exit.Police have not indicated how many vehicles are involved, nor have they said how many people were killed or injured.Video from the scene indicates that at least one lane is closed.This
Baltimore's "Squeegee kids" need to be removed, not reinforced
Normally, when we talk about problems on the streets of Baltimore, Maryland, it involves a trail of dead bodies and gang bangers terrorizing the city. So in some ways I suppose it should be something of a relief to talk about people washing car windows. Wait…what?
Deliveryman Killed In Catonsville: Police
Idrissa Derme, 46, of the 1900 block of Mosher Street, was delivering food from a local carryout restaurant when he was shot at least once, according to police.
Police Find Vehicle Involved In Fatal Baltimore Co. Hit-And-Run
Police described the car as a 1997 to 1999, two-toned creme over silver-colored Lexus ES300, and they say they have now located the vehicle involved in the crash.
Shooting Spree Leaves Several Injured, Three Dead
The 2400 block of Pennsylvania Ave., outside the Penn Super Market at the corner of Cumberland Street, was blocked off in both directions as police investigated and collected evidence.
Man Dies Crossing Intersection In Second Fatal Crash In Baltimore County Wednesday
BALTIMORE COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County police are investigating a second fatal crash Wednesday, this one involving a pedestrian on DeRisio Lane in Pikesville.
7 Firefighters, 3 Residents Injured In Gas Explosion At Baltimore Apartment
BALTIMORE (WJZ) - A fire in northeast Baltimore burned throughout Wednesday afternoon into the night, fire officials said. Fire crews responded just before 3:15 p.m. to an apartment fire in the 4400 block of Bowleys Ln. Firefighters were containing the fires with heavy volumes of water, according to
Sears to close stores at malls in Columbia & Westminster
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Sears is set to close stores at two more Baltimore-area malls, according toBusiness Insider.The once-major retailer is closing 142 stores by the end of the year afterfiling for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Monday.That includes stores at TownMall of Westminster and The Mall in Columbia.Li
Burglar Pops Into Columbia Hotel Room: Police
COLUMBIA, MD — Police said a man was arrested after trying to force himself into a room at the Sheraton in Town Center. The break-in was reported before 3:15 a.m. on Saturday, according to authorities.
Neighbor Saw Driver In Fatal Hit-And-Run Get Out Before Leaving
Family members remember Green as an affectionate, caring family member, and they vow they won’t give up on the search for who killed him.
Missing In Maryland: 9 People Have Disappeared
Edward Philson, 58, is missing in Baltimore and suffers from dementia, police reported on Oct. 12. When last seen in the 600 block of George Street, he may have been wearing gray sweatpants and a gray jacket. He is described as 5-feet-6-inches tall and 200 pounds. Call the Baltimore Police Departmen
Body cameras capture scenes of Baltimore officer’s drunk-driving case
According to his body-worn camera, on a July morning at about 4:15 a.m., Officer Jarred Carlos approached a black Dodge Charger. It had scrapes and dents to its rear fender. The front right tire was bent 90 degrees.
Man shoots at police during chase through SW Baltimore with young child in van
They saw a gold Ford minivan speeding away. As police followed the vehicle, someone inside fired toward the officers, according to police.
Prince George's County police officer accused of sexually assaulting woman during traffic stop
LANGLEY PARK, Md.- A Prince George’s County police officer has been suspended after allegedly sexually assaulting a woman during a traffic stop.According to officials, the alleged sexual assault happened in Langley Park last week.The officer has been suspended as the department investigates, accordi