Crime, Police/Fire

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 …


Education, Events

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. Advertisement 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 …

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 …

Man charged in connection with Essex shooting

Authorities have apprehended a man in connection with a weekend shooting in Essex. Detectives have arrested and charged Ronald Lee Scott, 27, of Sparrows Point, in the shooting of a man in Essex on Saturday. Police responded to a call for a shooting at just before 3 p.m. on Saturday in the area of Stemmers Run Road and North Marlyn …