Crime, Police/Fire

Essex assault victim dies from injuries

ESSEX, MD—Police in Baltimore County are investigating a serious, September assault case after the victim died from his injuries earlier this week. An autopsy on Friday morning confirmed that the male victim died from multiple head injuries. The man, identified as William David Johnson Jr., 78, with no fixed address, had been hospitalized at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center since …


Crime, Police/Fire

Man robbed with machete in Essex, shots fired in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several crimes that were reported in the Essex & Middle River areas over the past two weeks. At approximately 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 25, a known individuals and two unknown individuals used a machete to rob another man of a handgun and cash in the area of Marlyn Avenue at Sandalwood Road in Essex (21221). …


Robberies reported at Parkville Subway, Rosedale Checkers

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 4 p.m. on Sunday, September 22, and noon on Friday, October 4, an individual broke into a trailer in the 8500-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) by damaging the door lock. The trailer was left in disarray, but nothing was stolen. At 5 a.m. …

Robberies reported in Carney, Perry Hall; vehicle stolen in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of robberies and a burglary that were reported over the past week. At 1:15 a.m. on Tuesday, October 1, an individual assaulted a man and searched his pockets in the 8200-block of Harford Road in Carney (21234). The suspect stole the victim’s backpack, cash, and cell phone and then fled in a vehicle. At …

Carney Carroll Mart robbed, man robbed during Essex drug deal

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several robberies and burglaries that were reported in recent days. Sometime between September 20 and September 21, an individual tampered with hinges to gain entry to a shed located in the backyard of a residence in the 300-block of Bowleys Quarters Road (21220). The suspect stole a leaf blower and then left the location. At 7 …

WMVFC responding to 2 crashes, school bus assault

WHITE MARSH, MD—The White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company said on Friday afternoon that units were responding to three separate calls in the area. Crews are responding to a crash along northbound Interstate 95 between I-695 and Route 43.  The two left northbound lanes along I-95 are currently blocked.  There has been no word on any injuries. Units are also responding …

Suspect arrested following rape of Towson University student

TOWSON, MD—A 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged with rape after a student contacted Towson University Police on Sunday to report the incident. The victim, an adult woman, told authorities that she went to the suspect’s apartment to watch a movie around at around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. When he began to make sexual advances toward her she …

Police investigating robberies, carjacking in Essex, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local robberies that were reported over the past several days. At just after 4 p.m. on Wednesday, September 11, six individuals assaulted the victim and took their earphones while on the bus at the school in the 500-block of Stemmers Run Road in Essex (21221). The suspects then fled the scene. At around 7 p.m. …