Crime, Police/Fire

Hit-and-run driver arrested after striking state trooper in Joppa

JOPPA, MD—A driver who fled the scene after striking a state trooper who was conducting a commercial vehicle inspection on the side of the road on Thursday has been arrested. The accused has been identified as Lawrence Barnes, 68, of Joppa. Barnes was driving a black GMC Sierra pickup truck at the time of the incident, according to the Maryland …


Police/Fire

Fourth person dies following deadly Harford County crash

BEL AIR, MD—A fourth person has died following a deadly crash in Harford County. At just after 1:30 p.m. on Monday, troopers responded to US Route 1 at Rock Spring Road in Bel Air for a report of a two-vehicle head-on crash. Authorities say a Toyota Rav4 was travelling northbound on the Route 1 Bel Air Bypass. As the Toyota …


Maryland State Police identify three victims in fatal Harford County crash

UPDATE: A fourth person involved in this crash has now died. Original story below… —— BEL AIR, MD—A Joppa couple was among three people killed in a fatal Monday afternoon crash in Harford County. At just after 1:30 p.m., troopers responded to US Route 1 at Rock Spring Road in Bel Air for a report of a two-vehicle head-on crash. According …

Three killed, two injured in deadly head-on crash in Harford County

UPDATE 2: A fourth person involved in this crash has now died. UPDATE: Police have identified the three victims, and a Joppa couple was among them. Original story below… ——— BEL AIR, MD—Maryland State Police are investigating a fatal two-vehicle crash that killed three people and injured two others on Monday afternoon in Harford County. At just after 1:30 p.m., …

Baltimore police officer shot, suspect sought

UPDATE 4: Officer Holley has been removed from life support. UPDATE 3: Two suspects have been arrested and charged in this case. UPDATE 2: The officer has been identified as Keona Holley, a 2-year veteran of the Baltimore Police Department (photo below). She is currently on life support. UPDATE: A $118,000 reward is being offered for information on this case. …

Reward increased to $21,000 for information on killing of 13-year-old Maliyah Turner in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD—The reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of Maliyah Turner’s killer has been increased to $21,000. At just after 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 18, officers responded to the 1300-block of N. Stricker Street for a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found 13-year-old Maliyah Turner suffering from gunshot wounds. She was transported to Shock Trauma where she …

$8,000 reward offered for information leading to arrest, conviction of suspect who murdered 13-year-old girl in Baltimore City

UPDATE: The reward in this case has been increased to $21,000. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE, MD—An $8,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to an arrest and conviction in connection with the murder of a 13-year-old girl. At just after 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 18, officers responded to the 1300-block of N. Stricker Street for a …