Crime, Police/Fire

Police arrest second suspect in connection with Hillendale homicide

PARKVILLE, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested a second suspect in connection with the February 25 homicide of Anthony Laron Richardson Jr. on Comet Court in Hillendale. On Monday, detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Curtis Ray Carradine Jr., 23, of the 4100-block of Kinsway (21206). He was arrested on Tuesday and had been charged with first-degree murder. Carradine is …


Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking attempt reported in Parkville; 1 suspect arrested, 2 sought

PARKVILLE, MD—Police in Baltimore have arrested a man responsible for an armed carjacking that occurred in Parkville on Monday. At around 8:30 p.m. on April 6, officers responded to the 8400-block of Greenway Road (21234) for an armed robbery. At the scene, police determined that three suspects armed with a weapon demanded the victim’s money and robbed him. The suspects …


Attorney General Frosh warns of CARES Act-related fraud schemes

BALTIMORE, MD—On March 27, the federal government passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which aims to provide financial relief to individuals and businesses affected by the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in the United States. Key provisions of the act include direct payments to some individuals, based on income (a “stimulus check”); extended unemployment benefits; small business …

Police seek to identify man who sexually solicited minor

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who sexually solicited a minor. Detectives are investigating after the suspect, whose picture was captured by a residential security camera, met with the juvenile on February 6 after meeting the youth on a dating app. Detectives are now asking the public for help identifying this …

Police arrest two Parkville carjacking suspects

PARKVILLE, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested two suspects after carjacking a man in Parkville. At around 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 4, officers responded to the Royal Farms store located in the 2700-block of Taylor Avenue (21234) for a report of a carjacking. Police determined that two suspects, one armed with a weapon, robbed the victim as he entered …

Middle River man arrested, charged after breaking into vehicles in Joppa

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A Middle River man has been arrested after breaking into several vehicles in the Joppa area. At just after 2:30 a.m. on Monday, April 6, deputies with the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 500-block of Macintosh Circle in Joppa for a report of a man stealing items from vehicles. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a man …

Carjacking reported in Rosedale, burglary reported in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a series of local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 9:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, a man was sitting in his vehicle in the unit block of Fernsell Court in Rosedale (21237) when another man approached him, brandished a knife, and then stole his vehicle. The vehicle was found shortly thereafter.  This …

Carjacking reported in Parkville, assault & robbery reported in Essex

UPDATE: Police are also investigating a carjacking that was reported in Rosedale. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 9:15 a.m. on Monday, March 30, an individual entered a residence in the 2500-block of Canterbury Road in Parkville (21234) and damaged a ceiling fan and a …