Police/Fire, Traffic

Middle River man dies following Eastern Avenue crash

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—A man involved in a crash in Middle River earlier this week has died. The crash occurred on Monday night in the 13000-block of Eastern Avenue (21220). At just after 9 p.m., a Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on Eastern Avenue when it struck the rear of a trailer attached to a Ford F350 that was parked on …


Crime, Police/Fire

Man arrested after attempting to blow up Middle River gas station

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police in Baltimore County have arrested a man for attempted arson in Middle River after he tried to blow up a gas station. At just after 10 p.m. on Tuesday night, officers responded to the Royal Farms store located in the 12500-block of Eastern Avenue (21220) for a report of a disturbance. At the scene, authorities found that …


Carjacking reported in Overlea, Kingsville phone shop burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At around 6 a.m. on Friday, March 13, an individual broke into South Marlyn Liquors, located in the 700-block of S. Marlyn Avenue in Essex (21221) and stole liquor and cigarettes. The suspect was apprehended and arrested at the location and all items were recovered. At …

Dollar Tree burglarized in Rosedale, Essex delivery driver robbed

BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Police are investigating a few local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 11:15 a.m. on Tuesday, February 25, two individuals broke into an RV in the 12500-block of Eastern Avenue in Middle River (21220) by prying open two side doors. The suspects then stole clothing, jewelry, and video games. Sometime between 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, …

Pedestrians struck, critically injured in Essex

UPDATE 3: Police have identified the two children who were killed in this crash. UPDATE 2: Police say two of the three children who were struck have died. UPDATE: The Baltimore County Fire Department now reports that four pedestrians were struck, three of whom were children. The three children and one adult were critically injured and are being taken to …

Middle River church burglarized, Dollar General robbed

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Police are investigating a pair of robberies and a burglary that were reported in Middle River over the past week. At just before 11:30 a.m. on Friday, October 11, a individual robbed a woman of cash and unsuccessfully tried to steal her purse in the 1500-block of Chilworth Avenue in Middle River (21220). The suspect was arrested. Sometime …

Multiple injuries reported in Essex bus crash

UPDATE: Authorities say a total of 7 patients have been taken to local hospitals, one with reported life-threatening injuries. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Monday afternoon crash involving a bus in Essex. The crash was reported at just after 3 p.m. at the intersection of Eastern Avenue and S. Taylor Avenue (21221). The …

Vehicle hits church in Middle River, one injured

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Fire officials said one person was injured after their vehicle crashed into a church in Middle River on Tuesday. The crash was reported at around 2:30 p.m. in the 11800-block of Eastern Avenue (21220). The Baltimore County Fire Department says one person was trapped and rescued at the scene. They were then taken to a nearby hospital with …