Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking reported in Rosedale, burglary reported in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a series of local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 9:45 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, a man was sitting in his vehicle in the unit block of Fernsell Court in Rosedale (21237) when another man approached him, brandished a knife, and then stole his vehicle. The vehicle was found shortly thereafter.  This …


Crime, Police/Fire

Man wanted for stealing lottery tickets in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are searching for a man who is wanted for stealing lottery tickets in Parkville. Corey Lamont Wright is wanted in connection with a second-degree commercial burglary in which lottery tickets were stolen. At around 11 p.m. on Monday, February 24, Wright allegedly broke into the Quick Stop located in the 8500-block of Oakleigh Road (21234). Story continues below …


Councilman Marks responds to Oakleigh Pet Cemetery rumors

PARKVILLE, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Friday responded to rumors that the Oakleigh Pet Cemetery is being rezoned for development. “This absurd comment, spread by some on social media, flies in the face of all we have done to protect the Oakleigh Pet Cemetery, which was in a state of neglect before my election to the County Council,” said …

Parkville 7-Eleven robbed, Parkville Quick Stop burglarized

UPDATE: Police have identified the suspect who stole lottery tickets here. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a Parkville robbery and burglary that were reported this month. At just before 1:45 a.m. on Tuesday, February 18, two individuals robbed the 7-Eleven located in the 1300-block of Taylor Avenue (21234).  The suspects stole an undisclosed amount of cash then …

Victim in fatal Parkville crash identified

PARKVILLE, MD—Police have identified the man who was killed in a fatal crash in Parkville over the weekend. At just before 5:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 19, officers responded to the intersection of Oakleigh Road and Putty Hill Avenue (21234) for a report of a crash. Police were able to determine that a 2006 Scion Xa was traveling south on …

Crash with rescue reported in Parkville

UPDATE: The victim who was killed in this crash has been identified by police. Original story below… —— PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Sunday evening crash in Parkville. The crash was reported at around 5:30 p.m. in the area of Putty Hill Avenue at Oakleigh Road (21234). Two vehicles were involved in the accident and at least …

Overnight house fires reported in Carney, Joppa

Crews battled a pair of house fires in Carney and Joppa overnight. At just after midnight a house fire was reported in the 8700 block of Oakleigh Road in Carney (21234). Arriving units from the Providence Volunteer Fire Company and Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company found flames coming from the home and worked to extinguish the blaze. At about 5 a.m., …

Pair of carjackings reported in Parkville

Police are investigating two carjackings that were reported in the Parkville area this week. At just before 11 p.m. on Sunday, September 17, a man drove a couple to their destination in the 7500 block of Oakleigh Road (21234). One party exited the vehicle and said he would return with money to pay for the ride. The suspect returned with …