Business, Crime, Police/Fire

Essex Royal Farms robbed, food delivery driver robbed

Police are investigating a burglary and two robberies that were reported over the weekend. At just after 7:15 a.m. on Friday, May 25, an individual entered the Royal Farm store located in the 800 block of South Marlyn Avenue in Essex (21221), pointed a gun at the employees, and demanded money and Newport cigarettes. The employees complied and the suspect …


Police/Fire

Crews responding to Essex house fire

Emergency crews were responding to the scene of a house fire in Essex on Friday evening.  At about 7 p.m., fire personnel responded to the 1500 block of Alconbury Road.  Story continues below At the scene, crews found smoke showing from the kitchen of a two-story dwelling.  There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in …