Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating double-shooting homicide in Essex

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as David Leroy King, 29, of the 2100-block of Westfield Road.  He was known to many as the East Baltimore rapper “Dee Dave.” He was reportedly supposed to fly to Atlanta on Friday for a show. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police have released additional details on a double shooting in Essex left one …


Crime, Police/Fire

Early-morning shooting reported in Essex

UPDATE 2: the victim has been identified as Baltimore rapper Dee Dave. UPDATE: Police say this is now being investigated as a homicide that occurred in the 900-block of Holgate Drive. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police were on the scene of a shooting in Essex on Friday morning. Advertisement The shooting was reported at around 5 a.m. in the …


Crash reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday evening in Middle River. The crash was reported at around 6 p.m. at the intersection of Pulaski Highway and Reames Road (21220). One vehicle was on its side when units arrived on the scene, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. Motorists should use caution in the area. Advertisement …

Fire reported in Middle River

UPDATE: Firefighters have been able to access the scene. A large pile of wood burning in an uncontrolled manner has been found. Original story below… —— MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday evening fire in Middle River. At just before 5:45 p.m., the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company reporter that units had responded to a “difficult …

Water main break reported in White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—A water main break in the White Marsh area has left some residents without water. The Department of Public Works reports that an 8-inch main has ruptured on Vincent Farm Lane. Approximately 20 residents and 1 hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.

Parkville apartment near elementary school used to distribute fentanyl, heroin, crack cocaine

PARKVILLE, MD—Deandre Laquan Jones, A.K.A. “Cuz,” 27, of Towson, pleaded guilty on Thursday to possession with intent to distribute controlled substances, possession with intent to distribute drugs near a school, and to being a felon in possession of firearms. The guilty plea was announced by United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Robert K. Hur; Special Agent in Charge …

State Fire Marshall issues warning about TikTok Outlet Challenge

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland State Fire Marshal Brian S. Geraci on Thursday warned parents of a new viral teen video challenge, which may result in fire incidents and cause serious injury. While the Office of the State Fire Marshal has received no reported incidents within Maryland thus far, the agency has been notified by authorities of two incidents in Massachusetts. The “challenge” …

America’s VetDogs 5K and Dog Walk returns to The Avenue in April

WHITE MARSH, MD—It’s back! The Avenue at White Marsh invites you to join WBAL news anchor Jason Newton and WBAL TV’s Puppy with a Purpose, Brooks, for a 5K run & dog walk to benefit and celebrate America’s VetDogs! Participants will be able to run or walk with the pack, then they can stick around for food & drink tents.  …