Crime, Police/Fire

Overlea/Fullerton T-Mobile store broken into, Carney lawn equipment store burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of commercial burglaries that were reported in recent weeks. At around 3:30 a.m. on Friday, August 28, three individuals pried open a door to gain entry to the T-Mobile store located in the 7600-block of Belair Road (21236). The suspects tried to open a safe but were unsuccessful. Nothing was reported missing. Story continues …


Crime, Sci-Tech

Consumer Alert: cyberthieves are posing as major companies in phishing schemes

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Have you received an unexpected or unsolicited email, phone call, or text from a major company like Amazon, Google, or Apple? Before you click on the email or respond to a text or phone call, know that it’s probably a scam. These types of scams are on the rise, and scammers are trying harder than ever to trap victims, …


Nottingham man pleads guilty to federal drug distribution charges

NOTTINGHAM, MD—An associate of drug trafficking organizations that operated in East Baltimore was sentenced to nine years in federal prison and two others pleaded guilty to federal drug distribution charges. Egan Davis, 40, of Nottingham, pleaded guilty on Thursday and co-defendant Amin Boyd, 42, of Baltimore, pleaded guilty on September 8, 2020, to federal drug distribution charges related to their …

Robbery reported during Rosedale candlelight vigil, assault reported following argument

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating a pair of crimes that were reported in the Rosedale area this week. At just before 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, September 6, someone was attacked while attending a candlelight vigil in the 1100-block of Rosedale Avenue (21237). Another individual tried to break up the altercation and was also assaulted. A cell phone and watch were stolen …

Carjacking reported on Loch Raven Boulevard, Fullerton storage facility burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the Labor Day weekend. At just after 9:45 a.m. on Friday, September 4, a man attempted to intervene in an assault in the 8600-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). Several individuals then assaulted the victim and stole his cell phone. At around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, officers responded …

Suspect flees on foot during Perry Hall police chase

UPDATE 2: Police say that, at around 12:30 p.m., officers attempted to make a traffic stop but the vehicle fled.  The car then crashed near Silver Hall Road at Silver Spring Road.  The driver fled on foot and was apprehended by police. UPDATE: Sources indicate that the suspect has been apprehended and is now in police custody.  Councilman David Marks …

Woman assaulted with knife in Perry Hall, burglaries reported in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past several days. At just 4:30 a.m. on Friday, August 28, an individual approached a woman as she was walking to her vehicle in the 5000-block of Hilltop Acres Road in Perry Hall (21128) and assaulted her with a knife. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries. At just …

Police searching for driver in fatal Rosedale hit-and-run

ROSEDALE, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for the driver of a vehicle that struck and killed a pedestrian in Rosedale on Friday night, then fled the scene. Authorities are looking for the driver of a red 2011 Chevrolet Camaro that struck a woman on eastbound Pulaski Highway near Rosedale Avenue and continued to flee eastbound at just after 10:30 …