Police/Fire

Missing Baltimore County man may be in emotional distress

UPDATE: Robert Harchick has been located. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Police in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. Robert Harchick, 58, is 6’2”, weighs 230 points, and left the Lutherville area at 9 a.m. on Saturday. Harchick was driving a silver, 1995 BMW 540 with MD tags “2CGG33.” Authorities say he may …


Crime, Police/Fire

Maryland State Police arrest two, again, for copper wire thefts from light poles in Baltimore County

ROSEDALE, MD—Maryland State Police arrested two men on Wednesday morning in connection with the theft of copper wire from light poles along highways in Baltimore County. The accused are identified as Joseph Wetzel, 45, and Mark Brunelle, 53, both of Brooklyn, MD. Each are charged with four counts of felony theft, five counts of malicious destruction of property, and one …


Parkville Middle special educator named 2020 BCPS Teacher of the Year

PARKVILLE, MD—Parkville Middle School’s Robert Runk has been named the Baltimore County Public Schools 2020 Teacher of the Year. When Runk started coaching his children in soccer, many parents asked if he was a teacher because of how well he communicated with the young players. He was not, but the enjoyment he experienced from working with youth motivated him to …