Crime, Emergency Response

Dead body found along Perry Hall trail

UPDATE: Officials with the Parkville Precinct believe the body may have been that of a homeless person.  They do not see any reason to suspect foul play at this time. Original story below… —— Advertisement Police are investigating after a dead body was found along a trail in Perry Hall on Friday afternoon. The deceased adult male body was discovered at …


Emergency Response

Pedestrian killed in Middle River while trying to catch bus

Police in Baltimore County are investigating a fatal pedestrian crash on Eastern Avenue on Sunday afternoon. Police were called to the area of Eastern Avenue and Tidewater Lane in Middle River (21220) at just after 1 p.m. Sunday after a 2017 Ram 1500 truck traveling westbound on Eastern Avenue struck a pedestrian that suddenly darted out into the roadway. Advertisement The …


Parkville man struck, killed in West Virginia hit-and-run

Authorities say a Parkville man was struck and killed in West Virginia on Monday. William Snyder Sr., 60, of Parkville, had gotten out of his truck and was struck by a vehicle along U.S. 340 in the area of Halltown, W.Va. on Monday afternoon. Advertisement The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office later announced that Snyder did not survive. Snyder was struck …

Elderly man injured in Rosedale fire dies

An 88-year-old man who was critically injured in a December 7, one-alarm dwelling fire in Rosedale has died. George Antonas, of the 1500-block of National Road (21237), died on December 27, 2018 at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. Firefighters responded to a home in the 1500-block of National Road on December 7 at 3:30 p.m., after a mailman saw fire at the …

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 …

Middle River crash leaves 1 dead

Police say a Thursday night crash in Middle River has left one man dead. At just after 9:30 p.m., police responded to a single vehicle accident in the area of Harewood Road at Sand Dollar Way in Chase/Middle River (21220). Investigators say that a 2003 Mercedes XLK430 was traveling north on Harewood Road, past Sand Dollar Way, when the vehicle left the roadway and …