Crime, Police/Fire

Fullerton restaurant burglarized; man assaulted, thrown into pond during Essex robbery

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported this week. At 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 26, an individual punched a man several times and threw him into a nearby pond in the 1400-block of Fuselage Avenue in Middle River (21220). The suspect then stole the victim’s phone and tee shirt. The suspect was later arrested. Sometime between …


Business, Entertainment

Perry Hall dad snags winning $100K Md. Lottery scratch-off in Middle River

PERRY HALL, MD—While putting in his final hour of work at a local auto shop, mechanic “Cravings = Cash” received a text from his wife, who is seven months pregnant. “I was told to stop by the store and pick up some of her special cookies,” the Perry Hall resident said while relaxing in the Maryland Lottery Winners’ Circle. “I …


Police investigating Essex/Middle River robberies, burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several robberies and burglaries that were reported in the Essex/Middle River are over the past week. At just after 11 a.m. on Friday, August 16, a man was robbed at gunpoint by three individuals in the 1100-block of Hengemihle Avenue in Essex (21221). The suspects stole the victim’s Under Armor duffel bag. At 5 …

Middle River man snags winning $10K Md. Lottery scratch-off

A Middle River man is celebrating a bit of luck. The 57-year-old cashed in a $10,000 top prize on an OLD BAY® Bucks instant ticket. He found his lucky scratch-off the at Food Lion located at 1413 Fuselage Avenue, also in Middle River. A single $10,000 top prize remains in the popular $2 scented scratch-off game, along with more than …

Robberies reported in Parkville, Middle River, Essex

Police are investigating a series of robberies that were reported this week. At 10 a.m. on Monday, July 23, a man was sitting in his van in the 2500-block of Putty Hill Avenue in Parkville (21234) when another man came up behind him, placed a knife to his side, and demanded money. The victim complied and then ran from the van to …

Storage facility, pizza shop burglarized

Police are investigating three burglaries that were reported over the weekend. Sometime between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. on Friday, February 23, an individual entered a barn in the 11500 block of Sherwood Road in Upper Falls (21156) and stole eight bales of hay. Sometime between 5 p.m. on Sunday, February 25, and 7 a.m. on Monday, February 26, an …

Police search for man missing from Essex

Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in locating a man missing from the Essex area. Johnny Freeman, 40, is an “endangered man” missing from the area of Fuselage Avenue. Police have reason to believe he may be in need of medical attention.  Freeman is 6’0″, 200 pounds, has blue eyes, short brown hair and a goatee. …