Crime, Police/Fire

Carjacking, robbery reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police are investigating a pair of crimes that were reported in the Overlea area over the weekend. At just before 7:45 p.m. on Saturday, November 21, an individual was stopped at a traffic light in the area of Belair Road at Overlea Avenue (21206) when two suspects approached the vehicle and struck the victim with a handgun. The suspects …


Crime, Police/Fire

White Marsh bank robber pleads guilty to robbing 9 banks over 4 months

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A 52-year-old man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to robbing nine banks over four months, including financial institutions located on Campbell Boulevard and Honeygo Boulevard in White Marsh. Fletcher M. Dorsett, Jr. has pleaded guilty to bank robbery charges in connection with nine bank robberies and attempted robberies committed while on escape status from a halfway house and after his …


Rideshare driver assaulted, carjacked in Fullerton

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after a rideshare driver was assaulted and carjacked in Fullerton last week. At just before 12:15 p.m. on Friday, November 20, the suspect ordered a ride from a ridesharing service. When the driver picked up the suspect in the 7500-block of Belair Road (21236), the suspect assaulted the driver, then took control of the victim’s vehicle …

Macy’s in White Marsh burglarized, man robbed in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday, November 18, an individual approached the victim’s vehicle in the 6300-block of Kenwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237) and demanded his property while holding an unknown object to his head. The suspect then fled from the scene. At just after 6:15 …

Baskin-Robbins robbed in Perry Hall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after an ice cream shop in Nottingham/Perry Hall was robbed over the weekend. At 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, November 15, an individual entered the Baskin-Robbins store located in the 8800-block of Belair Road (21236). The suspect demanded that the cashier give him cash. The victim then ran to the back of the store and called police …

Man arrested after robbing Royal Farms in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—A man has been arrested after robbing a Rosedale convenience store. At 11:45 p.m. on Thursday, November 12, an armed man entered the Royal Farms located in the 8800-block of Philadelphia Road (21237). The suspect demanded that the clerk hand over his personal cell phone and all the cash from the register. Police say the suspect, who has not …

Man robbed on Harford Road near I-695

CARNEY, MD—Police are investigating after a man was robbed in the Parkville/Carney area over the weekend. At around 8 p.m. on Friday, November 13, the man was walking in the area of Harford Road near I-695 (21234) when three individuals approached him. One of the suspects was armed and threatened the man while the other two suspects went into his …

Robbery at gunpoint reported in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Police are investigating an armed robbery that was reported this week. At just before noon on Monday, November 9, an individual was robbed at gunpoint by three unknown suspects in the area of Yellow Brick Road at Rossville Boulevard in Rosedale (21237). The suspects stole the victim’s phone and a debit card and then fled the scene on foot. …