Crime, Emergency Response

Shots fired during Bowleys Quarters robbery

Police are investigating after several shots were fired during a robbery in Bowleys Quarters last week. At just after 7 p.m. on Thursday, February 7, a man was robbed at gunpoint in the area of Isaacs Road at Carroll Island Road (21220). Authorities say the suspect fired several shots during the robbery, striking a house and a vehicle. The suspect then …


Business

Long Beach Oyster House closes ‘indefinitely’

A popular Bowleys Quarters establishment would seem to be no more. The Long Beach Oyster House announced on Tuesday that it would be “closed indefinitely,” adding that the new management had to “walk away.” “The management cares deeply about the community and the employees,” the announcement continued. “We will be working closely with Alex, the building owner to determine the …


SHA to make safety improvements along Eastern Avenue

The State Highway Administration will soon be making safety improvements along Eastern Avenue in the area of Carroll Island Road in Middle River. To help reduce crashes in the area, SHA will refresh the longitudinal edge pavement markings and install center line rumble strips along Eastern Avenue, according to Councilwoman Cathy Bevins. In addition, crosswalks and pedestrian warning signs will be upgraded …

House fire reported in Bowleys Quarters

UPDATE: WMVFC reports that there was smoke inside the home. An electrical issue is suspected. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a Sunday evening house fire in Bowleys Quarters. At just after 5:30 p.m., units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to a home on Cowhide Circle in Williams Estates (21220). There has been no …

Fake contractors burglarize White Marsh home, Middle River man punches would-be robber

Police are investigating several burglaries, robberies, and attempted robberies that were reported over the past week. At about 5:30 p.m. on Friday, October 5, a man approached another man while he was sitting on his front porch on Banca Place in Middle River (21223). The first man asked the second man for money. The victim told the suspect that he did not …

Police investigating overnight vehicle fires in Bowleys Quarters as arson

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a series of overnight vehicle fires in the Bowleys Quarters area as arson. Fire units responded to four different calls for vehicle fires between the hours of 10 p.m. on Tuesday night and 5 a.m. on Wednesday morning, involving damage to six vehicles. Two incidents occurred in the 400-block of Carrollwood Road, causing damage …