Crime, Emergency Response

Man flashes gun during Parkville altercation

Police are investigating a robbery, a burglary, and an assault that were all reported over the past week. At 3:45 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, two individuals, one of whom was armed, stole miscellaneous tobacco products from two men in the 500-block of Dorsey Avenue in Essex (21221). The two suspects were later arrested. At 2:45 a.m. on Friday, May …


Crime, Emergency Response

Essex drug deal goes bad, food delivery driver robbed

Police are investigating two robberies that were reported in Essex on Friday. At 2 a.m., a man arrived at a residence in the 500 block of Dorsey Avenue (21221) for a prearranged drug deal. Once the man entered the residence, he was beaten, choked, and robbed by one known and one unknown suspect. At 3:16 p.m., three men robbed a …


Police investigating 3 carjackings, 2 robberies

Police are investigating three carjackings and two robberies that were reported over the past week. At 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, an individual approached someone in the 500 block of Dorsey Avenue in Essex (21221) while brandishing a handgun. The suspect stole the victim’s vehicle and fled the scene it in. At just before 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, April …