Crime, Emergency Response

Carjacking reported in Overlea-Fullerton, Dollar Tree vandalized in Rosedale

UPDATE: A subsequent investigation has determined that the carjacking “victim” falsified his report – click here for details. Original story below… —— Police are investigating a carjacking that was reported in Overlea-Fullerton and an attempted burglary at a Rosedale store. At 1:45 a.m. on Friday, October 12, an individual broke the window near the front door of the Dollar Tree …


Crime, Emergency Response

Subway restaurant, elementary school burglarized; CVS robbed

Police are investigating several local robberies and burglaries that were reported over the weekend. Sometime between 3 p.m. on Thursday, August 23, and 6:15 a.m. on Friday, August 24, an individual entered a construction site in the 5300-block of Nottingham Ridge Road (21236) via a side door. Once inside, the suspect stole several pieces of construction equipment and fled. Sometime between 9:30 p.m. on …


Overturned truck shuts down inner loop of I-695 in Rosedale/Essex

Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash involving an overturned truck. The accident occurred at around 12:30 p.m. along the inner loop of I-695. All lanes of the beltway’s inner loop are currently blocked at Chesaco Avenue. The truck is on its side and only the left shoulder is getting by. Preliminary investigation revealed the driver of …

Pizzamore, MetroPCS stores robbed

Police are investigating three local robberies that took place over the past week. At about 5:45 p.m. on Saturday, December 30, two individuals assaulted a man in the 700 block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221) and stole his cell phone. The suspects then fled in a vehicle. At just after 5 p.m. on Monday, January 1, two individuals entered …

Police investigating burglary, 3 robberies

Police are investigating a burglary and three robberies that were reported over the weekend. At about 10:45 p.m. on Friday, November 10, two individuals came to the victim’s house in the 13200 block of Miles Road in Middle River (21220) and stole four collector toy cars at gunpoint and then fled. One suspect was apprehended. At 10:30 p.m. on Saturday, …

Robbery attempt reported at Royal Farms, shots fired in Essex

Police are investigating several local robberies, assaults, and burglaries that we reported over the past week. At just after 10 p.m. on Thursday, September 14, an armed man entered the Royal Farms located in the 7900 block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). The man approached the counter and demanded money from the register. The suspect then fled in a …