Emergency Response

Lightning strike causes Parkville fire

UPDATE: Further investigation has revealed that the two incindents below were actually the same fire. The blaze broke out on Acton Road. Original story below… —— Crews are responding to the scene of two Parkville-area fires caused by severe storms that swept through the region on Monday night. Advertisement At about 7:30 p.m., fire personnel responded to a dwelling fire …


Crime, Emergency Response

Crime blotter: police investigate carjacking, assault, several robberies & burglaries

It’s been a busy week for the Baltimore County Police Department. ┬áDetectives are currently investigating several crimes that were reported to the Parkville and White Marsh precincts over the past week. White Marsh Precinct: July 21: Robbery, 1700 block of Chesaco Avenue 21237 At 5:40 a.m., the victim was approached by two suspects. One of the suspects implied a gun, …