Police/Fire

Police searching for missing Essex woman

ESSEX, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a missing Essex woman. Louisa Williamson, 40, is 5’2” tall and weighs 145 lbs. She has been reported missing from the 900-block of Ashbridge Drive (21221) She was seen wearing a t-shirt and gray sweatpants, and may be driving a white 2005 Toyota Camry with MD tag 9EG8847. Authorities say she may …


Crime, Police/Fire

Man robbed with machete in Essex, shots fired in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several crimes that were reported in the Essex & Middle River areas over the past two weeks. At approximately 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 25, a known individuals and two unknown individuals used a machete to rob another man of a handgun and cash in the area of Marlyn Avenue at Sandalwood Road in Essex (21221). …


Scooter crash with injuries reported in Essex

UPDATE: Two males have been taken to Shock Trauma with serious injuries. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD – Crews are on the scene of a Sunday night crash in Essex. The crash was reported at about 10 p.m. in the 900-block of Ashbridge Drive (21221). A scooter was reportedly involved in the crash and one person is said to …

Police release additional details on early morning Essex shooting

ESSEX, MD – Police have released additional details surrounding an early morning shooting in Essex. Read our original story on this incident here. At just before 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, June 22, officers responded to the 900-block of Ashbridge Drive (21221) for a report of a shooting. Police arrived at the event and located a male victim who had sustained …

Overnight shooting reported in Essex

UPDATE: Police have released addition information on this incident – click here for details. Original story below… —— ESSEX, MD – Police responded to a shooting in the Essex area overnight. The shooting was reported at about 1:45 a.m. on Saturday in the 900-block of Ashbridge Drive (21221). At the scene police found a male shooting victim who had sustained …

Pizza delivery driver robbed in Essex, storage facility burglarized in Middle River

Police are investigating two robberies and a burglary that were reported over the past week. Sometime between 4:15 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, and 11 a.m. on Monday, April 2, an individual entered the lot of a storage facility in the 3000 block of Eastern Boulevard in Middle River (21220) and damaged the bay doors of two storage units. The …

Friday night Essex shooting victim dies

Police are now investigating Friday night’s shooting in Essex as a homicide. At about 8:15 p.m. on Friday, authorities responded to a call for shots fired in the 900 block of Ashbridge Drive (21221). One victim, Lance Dixon, 25, was suffering from a single gunshot wound. He was later pronounced dead. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to …