Crime, Police/Fire

Assault, burglary reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating several Parkville-area crimes that were reported over the past week. At 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 23, an individual was assaulted in a parking lot in the 8700-block of Loch Raven Boulevard (21234) by a known, armed suspect. The suspect then fled the scene prior to officers arriving. Sometime between 2 p.m. on Friday, July 24 …


Police investigating overnight shooting in Hillendale

Police in Baltimore County are investigating an overnight shooting on Dowling Circle in the Hillendale portion of Parkville. Police were called to the area just before midnight for a report of an 18-year-old male suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. The victim reportedly arrived at the location and exited his vehicle when he was confronted by two individuals. …

Apartment fire reported in Parkville, rescues in progress

Crews are responding to the scene of a Friday night apartment fire in the Hillendale neighborhood in Parkville. At just before 7:30 p.m., units responded to the area of Dowling Circle (21234), near the intersection of Loch Raven Boulevard and Taylor Avenue. Fire personnel arrived to find fire and smoke in the three-story apartment building. Crews are currently helping trapped …

Apartment fire reported in Parkville

Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday night apartment fire in the Hillendale area of Parkville. At about 9:45 p.m., fire personnel responded to the area of Dowling Circle, 21234. At the scene, firefighters found heavy smoke inside the building. The building is now being evacuated. Motorists should use caution in the area. Featured