Events, Police/Fire

GoFundMe pages established for Loch Raven Village fire victims

HILLENDALE, MD – GoFundMe pages have been established for the victims of a fire that swept through three townhomes in Loch Raven Village on the Fourth of July. The fire was reported at just after 2:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 4th, in the 1800-block of Edgewood Road (21234). A total of three townhomes were involved in the fire. It 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 …


7-year-old Joppa boy killed in Bel Air crash

A community is in mourning after a 7-year-old boy from Joppa was killed in a motor vehicle accident in Bel Air on Monday morning. Tripp Johnson was killed in a 12-vehicle pileup that occurred at about 7 a.m. on Monday along Route 24 at Ring Factory Road. The fiery crash occurred when a ShopRite tractor-trailer driven by Carloo Watson, 49, …

GoFundMe page established to support preservation of IOOF Lodge 175 in Upper Falls

A GoFundMe page has been established to help preserve an historic Upper Falls landmark. Representatives from the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Lodge  175 say their insurance carrier has required them to make mandatory repairs to the building in order to keep their insurance coverage. Should they fail to make the required repairs, their insurance will be cancelled and the …

Funeral date announced for Ashawntie Brown, former Gators running back

Funeral arrangements have been announced for a former Perry Hall Gators running back. Ashawntie Brown, 19, died on January 8. A viewing will be held at Joseph H. Brown Jr. Funeral Home, located at 2140 N. Fulton Avenue in Baltimore (21217), on Friday, January 19, from 3 to 8 p.m. Brown’s funeral will be held at the same location at …

GoFundMe page established for elderly Fullerton beating victim

A GoFundMe page has been established for a man who was viciously beaten by a group of six individuals last week. The 69-year-old was beaten by six juveniles in the 4200 block of Cardwell Avenue (21236) on Wednesday, January 3, as he was preparing to take his wife to the bank. The six teens attacked the man, robbed him, then …