Crime, Police/Fire

Baltimore man pleads guilty to robbing Parkville restaurant, two other robberies

BALTIMORE, MD—A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to robbing a Parkville restaurant and two other robberies. Javaughn Berry, 26, pleaded guilty on Wednesday to interference with commerce by robbery (Hobbs Act Robbery). The guilty plea was announced by Acting United States Attorney for the District of Maryland Jonathan F. Lenzner; Special Agent in Charge Thomas J. Sobocinski of the Federal …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for hit-and-run driver who killed 16-year-old in Baltimore County

DUNDALK, MD—Investigators with the Baltimore County Police Department are searching for the driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash that occurred on Monday, July 19, at just after midnight. The 16-year-old victim, Jayden Baldree, was on a bicycle at the time of the crash. Baldree was traveling northbound along Northpoint Boulevard near Baltimore Street in Dundalk (21224) when a car …


Crash reported on Route 7 in Rosedale

ROSEDALE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash in Rosedale. The crash was reported at around 4:30 p.m. on Philadelphia Road. The Maryland State Highway Administration reports that all westbound lanes of Route 7 are shut down at I-695, as well as the eastbound left turn lane. There has been no word on any injuries. Motorists should …

Burglaries reported in Rosedale, Parkville, Nottingham

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating a handful of local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 8 a.m. on Thursday, July 15 and 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, July 17, an individual broke into a residence in the 5000-block of Shirleybrook Avenue in Rosedale (21237) via the front door. At around 11 a.m. on Friday, July 16, a man …

Maryland authorities seize two domains attempting to mimic Walmart website, purporting to sell experimental COVID-19 treatment

BALTIMORE, MD—The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Maryland has seized “http://pharmacywalmart.com” and “https://stromectol-ivermectin.com” which on June 16, 2021 resolved to “https://en.pharmacywalmart.com/buy-stromectol-usa.html.”  The websites contained numerous uses of the legitimate Walmart trademarked logo and appears to attempt to mimic a legitimate Walmart website. The fraudulent websites allegedly offers for sale a number of drugs for the experimental and unapproved treatment …

Jerusalem Mill to host annual First Responder’s Day in August

KINGSVILLE, MD—The Friends of Jerusalem Mill will hold their annual First Responders Day event on Saturday, August 14, at Historic Jerusalem Mill Village from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The mill is located at 2811 Jerusalem Road in Kingsville (21087). The organizers of the event will be honoring the first responders and acknowledging the sacrifices of these local men and …