Crime, Police/Fire, Traffic

MDTA Police seize 16,200 packages of untaxed cigarettes on I-95 in Harford County

BALTIMORE, MD—On Thursday afternoon, MDTA Police arrested a Michigan man during a traffic stop on I-95 in Harford County. The MDTA Police contacted agents from the Maryland Comptroller’s Office Field Enforcement Division who charged the 20-year-old-man with transporting cigarettes within Maryland without the tobacco tax being paid and unlawfully possessing 16,200 unstamped tobacco products. The total tax loss for the …


Crime, Police/Fire

White Marsh Precinct BCoPD Officer charged following domestic disturbance

WHITE MARSH, MD—An officer with the Baltimore County Police Department has been charged following a domestic dispute. Frank Wilcox, 35, has been charged with third-degree burglary and second-degree assault. Wilcox is a 17-year veteran of the Baltimore County Police Department. His most recent assignment was at the White Marsh Precinct. Just before 1:00 a.m. on Monday, January 6, officers responded …


Overlea man charged in connection with fatal Reisterstown stabbing

OVERLEA, MD—Police have arrested and charged an Overlea man in connection with a fatal stabbing that occurred in Reisterstown on Friday. Homicide detectives have charged Jimmy Foye Sr., 60, with first-degree murder in the death of 43-year-old Irma Lily Garrido Ruiz. At just after 12:30 p.m. on January 3rd, officers responded to the unit block of Woodbench Court (21136). When …

Perry Hall, Parkville homes burglarized; assault, robbery reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating an assault & robbery and two burglaries that were reported over the past week. Sometime between noon on Thursday, December 19, and 1 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, an individual shattered multiple windows and opened doors at a residence in the unit block of Bangert Avenue in Perry Hall (21128). The inside of the house was …

Edgewood man charged in connection with death of 2-year-old girl

EDGEWOOD, MD—Police in Harford County have formally charged an Edgewood man in connection with the death of a 2-year-old girl earlier this year. On Monday, January 7, 2019, Havre de Grace Police responded to a cardiac arrest involving a two-year-old female in the 600-block of Green Street (21078). The child was flown to Johns Hopkins Children’s Hospital. Responding officers noticed …

Joppa man arrested, charged in Excape Nightclub stabbing death

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested and charged a man in the stabbing death of another man at Excape Nightclub early on Saturday morning. Joshua David Edwards, 28, of the 200-block of Kershaw Court (21085), has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center. Detectives determined that Edwards initially …

Middle River man charged in Rosedale homicide

ROSEDALE, MD—Police have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with the death of a man who was killed in a stabbing in Rosedale on Thursday morning. Carlos Alexander Chavez-Alvarez, 37, of the 9800-block of Tailspin Lane (21220) has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center pending a bail review …

MDTA Police make significant drug bust on I-95

BALTIMORE, MD—On Thursday afternoon, MDTA Police arrested a New York man during a traffic stop along Interstate 95 in Baltimore County. The 42-year-old man faces multiple charges including CDS Possession with Intent to Distribute. An MDTA Police Officer stopped a 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan on southbound I-95 for speeding. During a subsequent probable cause search of the vehicle, officers located …