Police/Fire

Police searching for two missing girls

BALTIMORE, MD—Police are searching for two girls who have been reported missing. Keyonna (left, 12) and Tyonna (right, 13) Gunthrop have been reported missing from the area of Leiden Road (21206). Keyonna was last seen wearing blue jeans, a red shirt, and a tan lace shawl. Authorities say the girls left home in white, 2-door sedan. Anyone with information on …


Crime, Police/Fire

Rosedale 7-Eleven robbed, burglary reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 10 a.m. on Thursday, September 17 and 9:30 a.m. on Sunday, September 20, an individual broke into a residence in the 6600-block of Glenbarr Court in Hillendale (21234) and stole a television. At just before 8 p.m. on Saturday, September 19, two individuals got …


Hillendale man robbed at gunpoint, Taylor Avenue liquor store burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just before 11:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 16, an individual broke into a shipping container behind the Goodwill located in the 6200-block of Kenwood Avenue in Rosedale (21237). Police say nothing was stolen. At 4:45 a.m. on Friday, September 18, three individuals broke into the …

WEEKLY ZIP CODE REPORT: Maryland COVID-19 hospitalizations, positivity rate continue to decline

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Maryland Department of Health on Friday reported that COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state continued to fall along with the overall positivity rate. Previous zip code reports can be viewed here. Overall Metrics As of Friday, September 18, there have been 119,062 cases of novel coronavirus in Maryland. The state has now conducted 2,324,252 tests. The statewide positivity rate …

Police investigating Hillendale carjacking, Rosedale burglary

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a pair of local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. on Sunday, September 13, an individual entered a residence in the 5200-block of King Arthur Circle in Rosedale (21237) via an unlocked door. Once inside, the suspect damaged various items and stole a coffee table. At just …

Missing Rosedale woman found dead in Prince George’s County

ROSEDALE, MD—Authorities say a woman who was reported missing from the Rosedale area last week has been found deceased. Betty Defazio, 70, suffered from a cognitive disability and was last seen at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, September 9, at the Regal Inn. On Thursday morning, police said Defazio’s body had been found in Prince George’s County. No additional details have …

AG Frosh: Rosedale man among 15 indicted on drug distribution, sex trafficking

ROSEDALE, MD—Maryland Attorney General Brian E. Frosh on Wednesday announced the indictments of 15 members of a gang, including a Rosedale man, on multiple charges including participation in a gang, possession with intent to distribute heroin/fentanyl, cocaine, and MDMA, distribution of controlled dangerous substances, and CDS possession and conspiracy in Anne Arundel County, Baltimore County, and Baltimore City. The leaders …

Carney gas station, Rosedale convenience store sell big winning Maryland Lottery tickets

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A pair of local businesses sold a couple of winning Maryland Lottery tickets this week. Officials say the Wawa located at 8731 Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237) sold a winning $10,000 scratch-off for the $100,000 Crossword 4th Edition game last week. Elsewhere, the Shell gas station located at 9200 Harford Road in Carney (21234) sold a winning $21,278.80 Racetrax …