Apartment fire reported in Carney

CARNEY, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon apartment fire in Carney. The fire was reported at around 4 p.m. on Barnwell Court (21234). Arriving units found heavy smoke showing from a three-story apartment building. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution in the area.

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Woman robbed in Weis parking lot; homes burglarized in Perry Hall, Carney

Police are investigating a robbery and two burglaries that were reported last week. Sometime between 5 and 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 25, a woman was robbed in the parking lot of the Weis Markets in the 7900-block of Belair Road in Fullerton (21236) by an armed individual. The suspect stole the woman’s cash, credit card, and purse, then fled …

Police seek suspect who killed pet turtle during Parkville burglary

UPDATE: Jones has been arrested. Details here. Original story below… —— Police in Baltimore County have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect who needlessly killed a pet turtle during a burglary in Parkville. The resident returned to find her home ransacked, and her pet turtle, Donatella, dead on the floor. During the overnight hours of January 20-21, while the …

Police investigating 4 residential burglaries

Police are investigating four residential burglaries that have been reported over the past few days. Sometime between 6:30 p.m. on Friday, January 20, and 7 a.m. on Saturday, January 21, someone into a residence on Barnwell Court, 21234, via a rear bedroom window. The suspects stole several electronic items before fleeing the scene. Between noon and 1 p.m. on Monday, …