Police/Fire

Police searching for missing Overlea 15-year-old

OVERLEA, MD—Police are searching for a 15-year-old who has been reported missing from the Overlea area. Davon Butler is 5’5″ tall and weighs 100 pounds. He was last seen on E. Overlea Avenue (21206) on Monday, October 4th. Information on current clothing or possible destination is not available at this time. Anyone with information on Davon Butler’s whereabouts is asked …


Crime, Police/Fire

Suspect arrested after brandishing knife at Overlea bus stop, Fullerton storage facility burglarized.

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of local crimes that were reported in recent days. At 9 p.m. on Monday, May 24, an individual broke into the Extra Space Storage facility located in the 4500-block of Fitch Avenue (21236). The suspect stole multiple power tools and construction equipment, then fled the scene. At around 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 29, …


Water main break reported in Overlea

A Friday water main break is affecting many residents in the Overlea area. The Department of Public Works says a six-inch water main has ruptured at 1 E. Overlea Avenue (21206). Approximately sixty residents and one fire hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.