Crime, Police/Fire

White Marsh bank robber pleads guilty to robbing 9 banks over 4 months

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A 52-year-old man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to robbing nine banks over four months, including financial institutions located on Campbell Boulevard and Honeygo Boulevard in White Marsh. Fletcher M. Dorsett, Jr. has pleaded guilty to bank robbery charges in connection with nine bank robberies and attempted robberies committed while on escape status from a halfway house and after his …


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Construction begins at major White Marsh intersection

WHITE MARSH, MD—Construction has begun on improvements to a major intersection in White Marsh. Councilman David Marks reported on Thursday that work was under way at the Honeygo Boulevard/White Marsh Boulevard interchange. Construction will not occur during peak periods, but that likely means it will take longer to finish the needed work. “This is a major bottleneck and an upgrade …


Outdoor ice skating rink opens at The Avenue at White Marsh

WHITE MARSH, MD—The outdoor ice rink at The Avenue at White Marsh has opened for the winter season. This year, tickets must be purchased online at https://whitemarshiceskating.com. Hours of operation are as follows: Sunday: 10 am – 10 pm Monday: Noon – 10 pm Tuesday: Noon – 10 pm Wednesday: Noon – 10 pm Thursday: Noon – 10 pm Friday: …

Police seek to identify suspect who burglarized Exxon station in White Marsh [VIDEO]

WHITE MARSH, MD—Police are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect who burglarized a White Marsh gas station. The suspect pictured burglarized the Exxon station located in the 8400-block of Honeygo Boulevard (21236) on the morning of July 26th. Surveillance video was recovered that depicts the suspect gaining entry through the front door of the Exxon while the …

BCoPD White Marsh Precinct to hold food drive this month

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department’s White Marsh Precinct will be holding a food drive later this month. Officers will be at the Giant Food located at 7944 Honeygo Boulevard (near White Marsh Mall) on November 15th from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Police will be collecting food donations on site for local families and for the Eastern Family Resource …

New York Times bestselling author, Perry Hall resident Peggy Rowe to discuss her latest book at Perry Hall Library

PERRY HALL, MD—Perry Hall resident and New York Times bestselling author Peggy Rowe will discuss and read excerpts from her latest book, “About Your Father and Other Celebrities I Have Known.” The event will be held at the Perry Hall Library on Wednesday, November 4, at 7 p.m. and is sponsored by the Friends of the Perry Hall Library. Peggy …

White Marsh 7-Eleven sells winning $20,200 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

WHITE MARSH, MD—Scratch-off games generated the biggest Maryland Lottery prizes in the week ending Oct. 18, with tickets worth $50,000 sold in Oxon Hill and Towson, and three tickets worth $20,200, including one that was sold in White Marsh. Officials say the 7-Eleven located at 8601 Honeygo Boulevard sold a winning $20,000 2020 Cash scratch-off. The Maryland Lottery Claims Center …

Home invasion reported in Carney, man robbed in Nottingham, woman assaulted with plastic bag in White Marsh

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported this month. At around 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, October 1, a woman reported being assaulted in the 8600-block of Honeygo Boulevard in White Marsh (21236) after a co-worked reportedly placed a plastic bag over her head. The known suspect has been identified as a 60-year-old woman. At around 4:30 a.m. …