Crime, Police/Fire

Suspect charged in connection with Edgewood bomb threat

EDGEWOOD, MD—Police have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with a Tuesday bomb threat in Edgewood. Deputies with the Harford County Sheriff’s Office have charged Steve Michael Droter, 45 of Abingdon, in connection with the bomb threat at Prince of Peace Church. At just before 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, September 24, officers responded to the church, located in the …


Events, Politics, Traffic

MDTA to host public meeting on I-95 Express Toll Lanes Northbound Extension

PERRY HALL, MD – The MDTA iwill host two public meetings to discuss updates on the I-95 Express Toll Lanes Northbound Extension. The first meeting will be held on Monday, August 5, at Perry Hall High School from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m.  A second meeting will be held on Wednesday, August 7, at William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary School in …


15-year-old reported missing from Harford County

ABINGDON, MD – Police in Harford County are searching for a missing teenager. Taryn Alexandria McVicker, 15, was last seen on July 18, 2019 at 8:00 a.m.in the 3800-block of Monument Circle in Abingdon. McVicker is 5’8” and weighs approximately 110 pounds with brown hair and blue eyes. Her clothing is unknown, however, she is known to carry a black …

Car crashes into house near Joppa

JOPPA, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon crash near Joppa. The crash occurred at around 3:15 p.m. in the 800-block of Wingsail Court. At the scene, authorities say a vehicle crashed into a townhome. Injuries have been reported. A building inspector is responding to the scene. Motorists should avoid the area. [Image via Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer …

Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Nottingham area

UPDATE 3: The Thunderstorm Warning has been extended until 5:30 p.m. for Middle River, Bowleys Quarters, White Marsh, Kingsville, Fork, Joppa, and Edgewood. UPDATE 2: A Flash Flood Warning is also now in effect. UPDATE: The warning has been extended until 5:15 p.m. in many area. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD – The National Weather Service in Sterling, VA …

White Marsh Mall peeping tom identified, charged

The man who set up a hidden camera in a restroom at White Marsh Mall has been identified and charged. On Tuesday, an arrest warrant was issued.  Mussawwir M. Sterrett, 40, of the 3600 block of Woodsdale Road in Abingdon, was arrested on Tuesday afternoon. Sterrett set up a hidden camera in the family restroom at White Marsh Mall in …

Illegal street racer arrested in Essex

An Abingdon man was arrested after a Maryland State Police broke up an illegal street race on Sunday. At just before 6 p.m., a State Trooper was on routine patrol in the area of Kelso Drive at Rossville Boulevard, in Essex, when he saw several heavily-modified, high-performance vehicles, traveling westbound on Kelso Drive, a known hot spot for illegal street …