Crime, Police/Fire

Man arrested, charged following fatal Essex stabbing

ESSEX, MD—Police have arrested and charged a man following a fatal stabbing in Essex. At around 1 p.m. on Monday, December 27, officers responded to the unit block of Moline Circle (21221) for a stabbing. Upon arrival, authorities located the victim, 32-year-old Dominic Thornton. Medics transported Thornton to an area hospital where he died from his injury. Homicide detectives have …


Crime, Police/Fire

Stabbing reported in Kingsville

UPDATE: Police have confirmed that this was the same individual who was arrested in the 2018 incident mentioned below. Original story below… ——— KINGSVILLE, MD—Police responded to a stabbing in Kingsville on Wednesday morning. At just after 6:00 a.m. in November 24, officers responded to the 8000-block of Redstone Road (21087) for a report of an assault. At the scene, …


Woman robbed in Overlea/Fullerton, stabbing reported in Hillendale

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 6:45 a.m. on Friday, September 24 and 12 p.m. on Monday, September 27, three individuals entered the location in the 1700-block of Weyburn Road in Rosedale (21237).  The suspects destroyed and stole miscellaneous property before fleeing the scene. At approximately 5:45 a.m. on Saturday, …

Reisterstown man convicted of first-degree murder in connection with fatal Essex stabbing

ESSEX, MD—A Reisterstown man has been convicted in connection with a fatal stabbing that occurred at an Essex bar last year. Shawn A. Parks, 33, was found guilty of first-degree, premeditated murder by a jury late Monday in the Circuit Court for Baltimore County. On August 30, 2020, officers with the Baltimore County Police Department responded to the parking lot …

Stabbing reported in Middle River, Nottingham business burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past few days. Sometime between 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 15 and 8 a.m. on Saturday, September 18, an individual entered a residence in the unit block of Volz Avenue in Middle River (21220) via an open window.  The suspect stole a firearm, then fled the scene. At …

Police respond to brawl over parking space in Parkville, stabbing reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 11:45 p.m. on Wednesday, August 25, a man parked his vehicle in the unit block of Mersey Court in Middle River (21220) and was then assaulted and robbed by three individuals. The suspects then fled the scene in a vehicle. At around noon …

Police arrest suspect in Parkville double stabbing

PARKVILLE, MD—Police have arrested a suspect in Sunday night’s double stabbing in Parkville (original story here). At around 8:30 p.m. on August 22, officers responded to the 2600-block of Rader Avenue, (21234) for a reported stabbing. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 19-year-old male and a 15-year-old female, each suffering from a stab wound to the upper …

Double stabbing reported in Parkville

UPDATE: Police have arrested a suspect in connection with this case. Original story below… ——— PARKVILLE, MD—Authorities are on the scene of a Sunday night double stabbing in Parkville. The incident was reported at around 8:30 p.m. in the 2600-block of Rader Avenue (21234). Initial reports indicate that the victims are a 15-year-old female and a 19-year-old male. There has …