Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for prisoner who escaped from Baltimore County Detention Center

UPDATE: Kyle Rogowski has been apprehended. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Police are actively searching for Kyle Rogowski, 25, a prisoner who escaped from the Baltimore County Detention Center in Towson on Saturday evening. Rogowski escaped by scaling a barbed wire fence around 6:45 p.m. after assaulting a BCDC correctional officer. He was last seen heading southbound on York Road …


Police/Fire

Police searching for missing Towson man

UPDATE: Mark Pickett has been found. Original story below… ——— TOWSON, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a missing Towson man. Mark Pickett, 23, left the Glendale Road area on foot at 9 a.m. on Sunday without any cash, phone, or cards. Pickett is 5’9″, weighs 145 pounds, and is wearing a blue t-shirt, blue track pants, and a …


Councilman Marks: More than $660,000 awarded to small businesses impacted by shutdown

PERRY HALL, MD—Baltimore County Councilman David Marks on Wednesday announced that the county distributed $660,410 in grants to Fifth District small businesses this summer who were impacted by the shutdown earlier in 2020. The money was made available through the federal stimulus package. Councilman Marks’ office actively promoted the initiative, holding meetings with business groups and chambers of commerce from …

Crash reported on I-695 near Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Thursday night crash on I-695. The crash was reported at just before 11:30 p.m. along the inner loop just prior to Providence Road (exit 28). The three right lanes along the inner loop are blocked between exits 27 and 28. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should use caution …

Carjacking reported on Loch Raven Boulevard, Fullerton storage facility burglarized

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Authorities are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the Labor Day weekend. At just after 9:45 a.m. on Friday, September 4, a man attempted to intervene in an assault in the 8600-block of Pulaski Highway in Rosedale (21237). Several individuals then assaulted the victim and stole his cell phone. At around 11:45 p.m. on Friday, officers responded …

Tornado Warning, Flood Warning, Thunderstorm Warning issued for portions of Baltimore County

UPDATE 2: A Flood Warning is also now in effect until 11:30 p.m. UPDATE: A new Tornado Warning has been issued for the Nottingham/Perry Hall/White Marsh area that will remain in effect until 5:45 p.m.  See updated graphic below. At just before 5:15 p.m., a severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado was located over Baltimore, moving east at 25 …

Baltimore man sentenced to over six years in prison after robbing Parkville video game store

BALTIMORE, MD—Chief U.S. District Judge James K. Bredar on Monday sentenced Stewart Williams, 37, of Baltimore, to 77 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for a federal robbery charge in connection with a series of four robberies of video game stores committed over a 12-day period. Judge Bredar previously sentenced co-defendant Kelvin McFadden, 27, also …