Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for armed suspect in Essex

UPDATE 3: The suspects have been identified by police. UPDATE 2: Police say multiple suspects have been arrested in connection with this incident. All roads have been reopened. UPDATE: Witnesses say the police are searching for multiple individuals who are wanted in connection with a fraud that occurred at a local bank. Area roads still remain closed. Original story below… …


Crime, Police/Fire

Essex stabbing victim dies, suspect to face additional charges

ESSEX, MD—The man injured in a stabbing on Bennett Road in Essex on February 14 has died. Margarito Miron, 42, of the 7400-block of Berkshire Road (21222) died on Wednesday. The suspect, identified as Vidal Trinidad-Hernandez, 61, of the 100-block of Bennett Road (21221), was charged with attempted first-degree murder and first-degree assault after being released from the hospital on …


Valentine’s Day stabbing reported in Essex

UPDATE: The victim in this case has died. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Police are investigating a stabbing that was reported in Essex on Valentine’s Day. At just after 11:30 p.m. on Friday night, officers responded to the 100-block of Bennett Road (21221) for a report of a stabbing. Police arrived at the scene and located an adult male victim …

Attempted burglary reported at Nottingham M&T Bank, assault & robbery reported at Essex elementary school

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. A just before 5:15 p.m. on Christmas Day, a known individual struck a victim in the head with a beer bottle in the 300-block of Endsleigh Avenue in Middle River (21220).  The victim sustained multiple lacerations to the face. The suspect was then arrested. At just …

Overlea Liquors burglarized, Rosedale ATM stolen, Essex delivery woman assaulted

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 4:45 a.m. on Christmas Eve, an individual pried open the front door to Overlea Liquors, located in the 6700-block of Belair Road in Overlea (21206). Once inside, the suspect stole cash from the register and then fled. At 5:15 a.m. on Christmas Eve, an individual …

Essex home invasion, Kingsville burglary under investigation

Police are investigating a home invasion, a robbery, and a burglary that were reported over the weekend. At just after 5:15 p.m. on Friday, March 29, a man was approached by an individual who asked him if he wanted to buy drugs in the 100-block of Bennett Road in Essex (21221). When the man stated that he did not use …

Police: Man killed while trying to force his way into ex-girlfriend’s Essex home

Police are investigating a domestic disturbance that led to a man’s death on Sunday. At just after 8:00 p.m., officers responded to the 100-block of Bennett Road in Essex (21221) for a report of a domestic disturbance. Detectives have determined that 62-year-old Joseph William Principio, of the 7600-block of Holly Ridge Drive in Glen Burnie, went to his ex-girlfriend’s residence …