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 …


Police/Fire

Early CPR saves boy in Joppa on Memorial Day

UPDDATE: Sadly, Zephaniah Muchele has died from his injuries – details here. Original story below… —– JOPPA, MD – Early CPR helped save the life of an 11-year-old boy in Joppa on this Memorial Day. At about 1:45 p.m. on Monday, 911 operators received a call for a child that was found unresponsive and not breathing in a private pool …


Two men injured in Gunpowder River boating accident

Two men from Pennsylvania were injured in a boating accident along the Gunpowder River on Friday evening. The crash occurred at about 5:30 p.m. near Neptune Drive in Joppa. Crews from the Joppa-Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene and transported both patients to the Johns Hopkins Bayview Trauma Center. Details surrounding the crash are scarce, however both men’s …