Crime, Police/Fire

Man arrested, charged following fatal Essex stabbing

ESSEX, MD—Police have arrested and charged a man following a fatal stabbing in Essex. At around 1 p.m. on Monday, December 27, officers responded to the unit block of Moline Circle (21221) for a stabbing. Upon arrival, authorities located the victim, 32-year-old Dominic Thornton. Medics transported Thornton to an area hospital where he died from his injury. Homicide detectives have …


Crime, Police/Fire

Several robberies reported in Essex, Middle River area

ESSEX, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported in the Essex/Middle River area over the past week. At 1 a.m.on Sunday, February 23, an individual armed with a gun entered the 7-Eleven located in the 200-block of Back River Neck Road in Middle River (21220), and demanded money and cigarettes . The cashier complied and the suspect fled the …


Two girls reported missing in Essex

UPDATE: The girls have returned home safely. Original story below… —— Police are asking for the public’s help in locating two girls who have gone missing from the Essex area. The girls were last seen on Tuesday, August 28, on Moline Circle (21221). Cheyanne N. Karim-Cook, 11, is a black female, approximately 4’11,” weighing 110 pounds, with brown hair and …