Police/Fire

Several shopping carts reportedly catch fire in White Marsh parking lot

WHITE MARSH, MD—Crews responded to a fire in a White Marsh parking lot on Wednesday afternoon. At around 12:30 p.m., units from White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company responded to the parking lot in between Target and Dick’s on Campbell Boulevard. At the scene, firefighters found several shopping carts that were on fire in the shopping cart return. The flames were …


Business, Politics

Dick’s destroyed $5 million worth of weapons, says CEO

BALTIMORE, MD—As America’s gun control debate rages on, Dick’s Sporting Goods recently revealed that the chain had destroyed $5 million worth of weapons. After learning that Dick’s had sold a shotgun to the Parkland shooter, CEO Edward Stack last year announced that the company would no longer sell firearms to anyone under 21 years of age. Dick’s also announced that …


Shoplifters caught after Dick’s Sporting Goods theft

Police say three shoplifters were caught after a reported theft at a White Marsh sporting goods store. The Bel Air Police Department received a call at about 3 p.m. on Saturday in response to a theft. Advertisement The caller saw the suspects commit a theft from the Dick’s Sporting Goods in White Marsh and followed them to Bel Air. The …

WMVFC responds to Dick’s, I-95; car crashes into Middle River liquor store

Three Saturday afternoon incidents have drawn an emergency response in the White Marsh and Middle River areas. At just before 1:30 p.m., emergency crews responded to the area of Compass Road at Martin Boulevard in Middle River (21220).  There, a car had left the roadway and plowed into the front of Beer Pump Wine and Spirits.  No injuries were reported. …