Police/Fire

Water rescue reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—A rescue operation was under way in Perry Hall/Kingsville on Friday night. At around 9 p.m., the Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company swiftwater was involved in a rescue operation on the Great Gunpowder Falls at Pot Rocks, according to Councilman David Marks. Rescuers were reportedly accessing both Belair Road and Anvil Court off of Forge Road. The victim was …


Police/Fire

11-year-old boy dies after being pulled from Joppa pool on Memorial Day

JOPPA, MD – An 11-year-old Edgewood boy who was rescued from a pool in Joppa on Memorial Day has succumbed to his injuries. Zephaniah Muchele died on Friday morning at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, according to The Aegis. The boy was found at the bottom of a swimming pool on Neptune Drive in Joppa, where he had been visiting with …


Early CPR saves boy in Joppa on Memorial Day

UPDDATE: Sadly, Zephaniah Muchele has died from his injuries – details here. Original story below… —– JOPPA, MD – Early CPR helped save the life of an 11-year-old boy in Joppa on this Memorial Day. At about 1:45 p.m. on Monday, 911 operators received a call for a child that was found unresponsive and not breathing in a private pool …

Drowning reported near Joppa

UPDATE: The drowning victim has died. He has been identified as Mohamad Ahmady Elgouhary, 27, of Baltimore. Original story below… —— Crews are on the scene of a Sunday afternoon drowning incident near Joppa. At about 2 p.m., paramedics responded to an area near 10500-block of Jones Road in Bradshaw. Reports indicate that a male drowning victim was said to …

Police identify man who drowned in Loch Raven Reservoir

Police in Baltimore County have identified the man who drowned in the Loch Raven Reservoir on August 27th. Terry J. Ousley, 24, of the 5000-block of Pine Needle in Mascotte, Florida was reportedly in the Baltimore area seeking employment. Ousley’s body was located by Baltimore County Police Dive Team members earlier this week. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Divers recover body of Loch Raven Reservoir drowning victim

UPDATE: Police have identified the victim. Original story below… —— Divers have recovered the body of the individual who drowned in Loch Raven Reservoir on Monday. The identity of the drowning victim has not yet been determined. Anyone with additional information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020. At just before 11 a.m. on Monday, rescue crews responded to the 10500 flock …

Kingsville swiftwater team performing rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir

UPDATE 3: Police have identified the victim. UPDATE 2: The body of the drowning victim has been recovered. UPDATE: The operation is now being treated as a recovery. Crews are still searching for the drowning victim at this hour. Original story below…. —— Crews are on the scene of a Monday morning water rescue at Loch Raven Reservoir. At about …

Drowning incident reported in Carney

Crews are on the scene of a Wednesday afternoon drowning incident in Carney. At just before 3:30 p.m., units responded to the 9900-block of Finney Drive (21234) for a report of a subject who had drowned. There has been no word on how the drowning occurred. EMTs are said to be administering CPR at this hour.