Crime, Police/Fire

Nottingham man robbed by men in ski masks, five burglaries reported

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a robbery and five burglaries that were reported this month. At just before 6 a.m. on Friday, September 9, three individuals broke into a location in the 7000-block of Darlington Drive in Parkville (21234) and stole an undisclosed amount of money and property. The suspects then fled the scene in a vehicle. At just after 1:15 …


Crime, Police/Fire

Officer struck while directing traffic in Carney, robbery reported in Rosedale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating four local crimes that were reported this week. At just before 12:30 p.m. on Monday, September 19, an armed individual entered a location in the 6000-block of Kenwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237), demanded money, and fled in a vehicle. At just after 12:45 p.m. on Tuesday, September 20, an officer was intentionally struck by a vehicle …


Attorney General Frosh announces conviction of ringleader in several Baltimore County home invasions

BALTIMORE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh on Monday announced the conviction of Jaylen Skinner, 20, of Baltimore on charges related to a home invasion and carjacking criminal enterprise that operated in Baltimore County and Baltimore City. Skinner was the ringleader of a crew charged with multiple carjackings and home invasions. On September 14, 2022, Jaylen Skinner pleaded guilty in Baltimore …

Firearm stolen during White Marsh burglary, armed robbery reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating an armed robbery and five burglaries that were reported over the past week. At around 10:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, an individual entered a residence in the 11600-block of Philadelphia Road in White Marsh (21162) and stole a firearm. At just after 1:15 a.m. on Friday, September 16, officers arrested two juveniles after they entered …

Baltimore gang member who brandished stolen firearm during robbery sentenced to over 15 years in prison

BALTIMORE, MD—Earlier this week, U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Ridgley Shipley, a/k/a “Crazy”, 32, of Baltimore, to 184 months in federal prison, followed by 5 years of supervised release, for a racketeering conspiracy and for using, carrying, and brandishing a firearm during a robbery. Shipley was a member of the Eight Tray Gangster (“ETG”) Crips gang in Baltimore. …

Vehicle stolen during Rosedale robbery, commercial burglary reported on Pulaski Highway

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating after a vehicle was stolen during a Rosedale robbery and construction material was stolen on Pulaski Highway. At just before 6:30 a.m. on Monday, September 5, two armed individuals approached someone in the unit block of Catoctin Court in Rosedale (21237) and demanded their vehicle. At just after 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 7, officers responded …

20-year-old convicted of murdering Essex man in 2020

ESSEX, MD—A 20-year-old Laurel man has been convicted of murder. On Thursday, a jury in the Baltimore County Circuit Court convicted Keonta Adrian Skipwith of first-degree murder, attempted armed robbery, and weapons charges. At around 10 p.m. on October 9, 2020, officers with the Baltimore County Police Department responded to the 500-block of Welbrook Road (21221).  There, they found Zeshaan …

Robbery, assault reported in Middle River

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—Authorities are investigating three crimes that were reported in the Middle River area on Sunday. At 10 a.m. on August 28, an individual entered a residence in the unit block of Tinker Road (21220) via a garage door. The suspect took various items from the location. At 2 p.m. on August 28, a known individual accused the victim …