Crime, Police/Fire

Suspect wanted for attempting to run over Baltimore County detective turns herself in

TOWSON, MD—Police say the suspect who was wanted for attempting to run over a Baltimore County Police Department detective turned herself in on Thursday. Tiara Baker, accompanied by her attorney, went to Patriot Plaza in Towson and turned herself over to police custody at 4:30 p.m. She has been arrested on the following five warrants: Baltimore County warrant charge May …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating Hillendale carjacking, Rosedale burglary

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Sunday, September 13, an individual entered a residence in the 5200-block of King Arthur Circle in Rosedale (21237) via an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect damaged various items and stole a coffee table. Story continues …


Crash snarls traffic on I-95 in White Marsh

UPDATE: All lanes have now been reopened. Original story below… ——— WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday evening crash along Interstate 95 in White Marsh. The crash was reported at just before 6 p.m. along northbound I-95 just past the White Marsh Boulevard exit. The three right lanes along northbound I-95 are blocked just past exit …

Police pursuing Hines Estates burglary suspect in Carney, Perry Hall

UPDATE: The suspect reportedly crashed on Joppa Road and attempted to flee on foot.  He is now in police custody. Original story below… —— CARNEY, MD—Authorities are currently searching for a burglary suspect in Carney/Perry Hall. At around 12:30 p.m., units responded to the area of Hines Estates Road (21234) for a report of a burglary in progress. The suspect …

Rescue under way in Loch Raven watershed

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon rescue in the Loch Raven watershed. At just before 1 p.m., the Providence Volunteer Fire Company reported that two units were on the scene of an injured hiker in the area of Morgan Mill Road. Rescue operations are under way. Crews are attempting to locate and remove the patient from …

Police: Missing Essex woman is in emotional distress

UPDATE: Stephanie Ann Matthews has been found safe. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing woman. Stephanie Ann Matthews, 38, is suffering from emotional distress, according to authorities. She is 4’11” tall, weighs 190 pounds, and has brown straight hair and blue eyes. Matthews was reported missing from …

Missing Rosedale woman found dead in Prince George’s County

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities say a woman who was reported missing from the Rosedale area last week has been found deceased. Betty Defazio, 70, suffered from a cognitive disability and was last seen at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9, at the Regal Inn. On Thursday morning, police said Defazio’s body had been found in Prince George’s County. No additional details have …

Police provide additional details on late-night pursuit in Perry Hall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police have provided additional details on Tuesday’s late-night pursuit that ended in Perry Hall’s Seven Courts community. The Baltimore County Police Department tells NottinghamMD.com that, at just after 11 p.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to 10 Monhegan Court in Nottingham (21236) for a report of a disturbance. At the scene, officers determined that an individual confronted a driver about …