Business, Sci-Tech

Gas prices hold steady as oil moves erratically

NOTTINGHAM, MD—After a storm of surging gas prices followed by a week of decline, the national average is virtually unchanged from a week ago, declining just tenths of a penny to $4.23 per gallon on Monday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating Parkville assault, several residential burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At around 9 a.m. on Friday, November 5, an individual broke into a residence in the 200-block of Middleway Road in Middle River (21220) via a front window and stole several items. At just before 11:45 p.m. on Saturday, November 6, an individual broke into a …


Police investigating road rage incident on I-695 in Carney, gas station robbed in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 30, a driver on I-695 between Harford Road and Perring Parkway would not allow another driver to change lanes and get in front of him. The suspect then pointed a firearm out of the driver side window toward the victim. …

Gas prices edge higher as oil prices keep up the pressure

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Gas prices rose two cents over the past week to $3.20 per gallon, a level not seen since October 2014. The probable causes for the increase are a slight uptick in demand and the high price of crude oil, which is stubbornly staying above $73 bbl, according to AAA. “Global economic uncertainty and supply chain concerns caused by the …

Parkville shooting leaves man hospitalized

PARKVILLE, MD—Police in Baltimore County are investigating a Saturday night shooting in Parkville that left a man hospitalized. At just before 11:30 p.m. on January 22, officers responded to the 7300-block of McClean Boulevard (21234) for a report of a shooting. At the scene, officers found a 33-year old man who had sustained gunshot wounds to his upper and lower …

KFC, 7-Eleven robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local robberies and assaults that were reported over the past week. At just before 3:45 p.m. on Tuesday, October 15, three individuals were engaged in a verbal altercation in the 2200-block of Middleborough Road in Essex (21221). During the course of the altercation, the suspect grabbed a butcher’s knife, approached both victims, and threatened to …

Police arrest two men in connection with Sunday shooting in Parkville

Detectives in Baltimore County have arrested two suspects involved in a shooting at the Exxon gas station in the 7300 block of McClean Boulevard on Sunday night. Police arrested Anthony Rogers Ferguson, 20, of Handworth Way (21236) after the detective viewing surveillance video from the gas station recognized him from having prior contacts with the suspect. The second suspect, Demiquo …

Police investigating Parkville shooting, Rosedale robbery, assault in Middle River

Police are investigating a shooting, an assault, and a robbery that were reported over the past week. At about 10 p.m. on Thursday, March 29, two individuals followed two people to the intersection of Perring Parkway and McClean Boulevard (21234). The suspects then fired several rounds at the victim’s vehicle, striking the one of the victims. The victim fired back …