Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking, robbery reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police are investigating a pair of crimes that were reported in the Overlea area over the weekend. At just before 7:45 p.m. on Saturday, November 21, an individual was stopped at a traffic light in the area of Belair Road at Overlea Avenue (21206) when two suspects approached the vehicle and struck the victim with a handgun. The suspects …


Crime, Police/Fire, Sci-Tech

Rideshare driver assaulted, carjacked in Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after a rideshare driver was assaulted and carjacked in Fullerton last week. At just before 12:15 p.m. on Friday, November 20, the suspect ordered a ride from a ridesharing service. When the driver picked up the suspect in the 7500-block of Belair Road (21236), the suspect assaulted the driver, then took control of the victim’s vehicle …


Baskin-Robbins robbed in Perry Hall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after an ice cream shop in Nottingham/Perry Hall was robbed over the weekend. At 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, November 15, an individual entered the Baskin-Robbins store located in the 8800-block of Belair Road (21236). The suspect demanded that the cashier give him cash. The victim then ran to the back of the store and called police …

PHHS Alumni Association, Councilman Marks clean up stretch of Joppa Road

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Some local individuals kept a portion of Perry Hall beautiful this weekend. On Sunday morning, Councilman David Marks joined members of the Perry Hall High School Alumni Association in picking up trash along E. Joppa Road. The team of volunteers cleaned the stretch of road that runs from Belair Road to Walther Boulevard. [Photos via Councilman Marks]

Water main break reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—A water main break on Belair Road was causing some traffic issues in the Overlea area on Thursday night. The break occurred along Belair Road at Cardwell Avenue (21236) just inside the beltway. Witnesses say water is flowing onto Route 1 at this hour. Police are reportedly blocking the northbound lanes along Belair Road. Motorists should use caution in …

Bank robbery reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Police are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon bank robbery in Perry Hall. The incident was reported at around 4:30 p.m. at the PNC Bank located at the corner of Belair Road and Chapel Road. No suspect information is available at this time, however witnesses reported seeing a white male and two females jumping fences in the …

Fullerton gas station robbed, Rosedale ATM stolen

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 7:30 a.m. on Sunday, November 1, a woman told another individual to leave her room at the Regal Inn, located in the 7900-block of Pulaski Highway (21237).  The armed suspect became argumentative and assaulted the woman. The suspect then left the room but returned moments …

ATM stolen from Parkville bar, man arrested after breaking into Parkville restaurant

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating several local burglaries that were reported over the past week. At just before 2:45 p.m. on Friday, October 30, a woman returned to her home in the 8200-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) to find that a jar full of cash and her children’s identity cards were stolen. The victim also noticed that a screen …