Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating series of eastern Baltimore County robberies, assaults

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a series of robberies and assaults that were reported in eastern Baltimore County over the past week. At 10:20 p.m. on Saturday, November 2, two individuals assaulted the victim in the area of Eastern Boulevard at Wilson Point Road in Middle River (21220) while they were in the victim’s friend’s car. The suspects stole cash, and …


Crime, Police/Fire

White Marsh bank robbed, suspect arrested

UPDATE: The suspect has been identified as 51-year-old Fletcher Dorsett, a man wanted in connection with at least 8 other bank robberies – details here. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported over the past week. At 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22, a juvenile was standing in an alleyway at Dunwich Way and …


Police investigating robberies, carjacking in Essex, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local robberies that were reported over the past several days. At just after 4 p.m. on Wednesday, September 11, six individuals assaulted the victim and took their earphones while on the bus at the school in the 500-block of Stemmers Run Road in Essex (21221). The suspects then fled the scene. At around 7 p.m. …

Police investigating Parkville robbery, Rosedale assault, multiple Essex burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past few days. At just after 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 5, an individual into an argument with a known person in the 600-block of Delaware Avenue in Essex (21221). The argument escalated and the suspect grabbed the victim’s phone from their hands, pulled out a …

Kenwood High to graduate newest flight cadets from 3 BCPS high schools

Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (JROTC) cadets from Dundalk, Franklin, and Kenwood high schools will participate in a Federal Aviation Administration-approved ground flight school and earn their United States Air Force JROTC Ground Flight Aviation Badges along with a certificate in coordination with the Kenwood High School Air Force Junior ROTC. Thirty JROTC cadets are expected to graduate with this …

Kenwood High School closes early, after-school activities cancelled

An Essex high school closed early on Tuesday due to unexpected maintenance. At 12:31 p.m., Baltimore County Public Schools tweeted that Kenwood High School would be closed at 1 p.m. due to a “maintenance issue.” All evening and after-school activities at Kenwood High School have also been cancelled for Tuesday. There has been no word as to whether the maintenance …

Carjacking reported in Overlea, Super 8 Motel robbed

Police are investigating a carjacking that was reported in Overlea/Fullerton and a robbery that occurred at an Essex motel. At 3:30 a.m. on Wednesday, August 22, an individual approached a vehicle in the 200-block of Leslie Avenue (21236). The suspect opened the driver’s side door, jumped in, then forced the victim to move to the passenger side. The victim was able …

Police investigating robberies in Essex, Middle River

Police are investigating robberies in Essex and Middle River that were reported this week. At just after 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, June 10, three individuals entered the Super 8 motel located on Stemmers Run Road in Essex (21221).  The suspects implied a weapon and demanded a room key for a room. The employee made a room key for one of …