Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating 3 carjackings, 2 robberies

Police are investigating three carjackings and two robberies that were reported over the past week. At 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, an individual approached someone in the 500 block of Dorsey Avenue in Essex (21221) while brandishing a handgun. The suspect stole the victim’s vehicle and fled the scene it in. At just before 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, April …


Crime

Police charge two men in 2017 killing of 13-year-old girl in Middle River

Police have charged two men in connection with the homicide of a 13-year-old girl in Middle River in 2017. At just before midnight on July 31, 2017, officers responded to the 700 block of Peterson Road in Middle River (21220) for a shooting. Upon arriving at the scene, police found a located a female victim with multiple gunshot wounds to …


Middle River shooting leaves teen dead

UPDATE 3: Two men have been charged in connection with this homicide. UPDATE 2: Police say that, just after midnight, officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Peterson Road for report of a shooting. Upon arrival they located a female victim with multiple gunshot wounds to the upper and lower body. The victim, identified as 13-year-old Iyanna Watkins, was …