Crime, Police/Fire

Police searching for armed suspect in Essex

UPDATE 3: The suspects have been identified by police. UPDATE 2: Police say multiple suspects have been arrested in connection with this incident. All roads have been reopened. UPDATE: Witnesses say the police are searching for multiple individuals who are wanted in connection with a fraud that occurred at a local bank. Area roads still remain closed. Original story below… …


Crime, Police/Fire

Police investigating Parkville assault, Essex home invasion

Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 5:15 p.m. on Wednesday, January 23, a man got into an argument with his ex-girlfriend and another individual in the 3000-block of California Avenue (21234).  The victim, a former friend, tried to intervene and reached into the suspect’s vehicle to get the ex-girlfriend’s property. The suspect then dragged …