Crime, Police/Fire

Police seek to identify northeast Baltimore shooting suspect

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a northeast Baltimore shooting suspect. On September 20, 2019, officers were called to the 2400-block of Pickering Drive for a report of a shooting (21234). When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 20-year-old man with gunshot wounds to his body. The victim was taken to an area hospital …


Crime, Police/Fire

Shooting reported in Parkville

UPDATE 4: Police say the suspect has not yet been apprehended and remains at large. The victim is expected to survive his injuries. UPDATE 3: Lockout status has been lifted at Halstead Academy. UPDATE 2: Halstead Academy has been placed on “lockout” status. More status information from BCPS here. UPDATE: The shooting reportedly occurred during a robbery. One victim has …


Man injured in shooting near Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police have released additional details on a shooting that took place near Overlea on Monday. Officers responded to the area of Arnhem Road at and Leiden Road (21206) at around 8 p.m. for a call of a man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man told police he had been walking on Arnhem Road when an unknown individual shot …

Dick’s destroyed $5 million worth of weapons, says CEO

BALTIMORE, MD—As America’s gun control debate rages on, Dick’s Sporting Goods recently revealed that the chain had destroyed $5 million worth of weapons. After learning that Dick’s had sold a shotgun to the Parkland shooter, CEO Edward Stack last year announced that the company would no longer sell firearms to anyone under 21 years of age. Dick’s also announced that …

Shooting reported near Overlea

UPDATE: Police have released additional information on this incident here. Original story below… —— OVERLEA, MD—Police are on the scene of a Monday night shooting near Overlea. The shooting was reported at just after 11 p.m. in the 5600-block of Leiden Road (21206). There has been no word on any injuries. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to …

One killed in Edgewood shooting

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as Deandre Sellers, 27, of Baltimore. Original story below… ——- EDGEWOOD, MD—One man is dead following a Sunday evening shooting in Edgewood. At 7:00 p.m., deputies from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 1900-block of Edgewater Drive for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, deputies located a 27-year-old male victim suffering …

Hunt Valley Towne Center stabbing suspect identified as northeast Baltimore man

UPDATE: Police have released the 9-1-1 calls and identified the officers involved in this incident. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police have identified the man who was killed by police after stabbing five people in Hunt Valley on Saturday. The deceased suspect has been identified as Jamaal Ramone Taylor, 31, of the 6000-block of Amberwood Road (21206). Officers initially responded …

Walmart to cut back on ammunition sales following ‘horrific’ shooting

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Walmart announced on Tuesday that the chain would be discontinuing all sales of handgun ammunition and sales of short-barrel rifle ammunition that could be used with military-style weapons, following two “horrific” shootings at Walmart stores this summer, CNBC reported. The national chain will also halt all handgun sales in the state of Alaska. Walmart is also asking …