Crime, Police/Fire

Man who robbed Nottingham bank sentenced to more than 12 years in prison

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A man who robbed a Nottingham bank will spend more than 12 years behind bars. U.S. District Judge George L. Russell sentenced Fletcher Dorsett, 53, of Salisbury, to 150 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for a series of nine bank robberies and attempted robberies. Dorsett continued to commit robberies while on escape status …


Crime, Police/Fire

Bank robbery reported in Parkville, shots fired at home near Overlea

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just before 3:45 a.m. on Monday, December 7, an individual exited a vehicle and fired multiple shots into the front of a home in the 400-block of Walcott Road (21206). No one inside the home was injured. At just before 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, December …


White Marsh bank robber pleads guilty to robbing 9 banks over 4 months

UPDATE: Fletcher Dorsett has been sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—A 52-year-old man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to robbing nine banks over four months, including financial institutions located on Campbell Boulevard and Honeygo Boulevard in White Marsh. Fletcher M. Dorsett, Jr. has pleaded guilty to bank robbery charges in connection with …

Man who robbed White Marsh bank, Middle River liquor store sentenced to 21 years in prison

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A man who robbed a White Marsh bank and a Middle River liquor store will be going to prison. U.S. District Judge George L. Russell on Thursday sentenced Anthony Eugene Wiggins, age 40, of Baltimore, to 21 years in federal prison, followed by five years of supervised release, for a string of robberies, and for violating his supervised release …

Bank robbery reported in Perry Hall

PERRY HALL, MD—Police are on the scene of a Thursday afternoon bank robbery in Perry Hall. The incident was reported at around 4:30 p.m. at the PNC Bank located at the corner of Belair Road and Chapel Road. No suspect information is available at this time, however witnesses reported seeing a white male and two females jumping fences in the …

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… …

Baltimore man pleads guilty to White Marsh bank robbery, Middle River liquor store robbery

UPDATE: Wiggins has been sentenced to 21 years in prison. Original story below… —— Baltimore, MD—A Baltimore man has pleaded guilty to charges related to a bank robbery in White Marsh and a liquor store robbery in Middle River. Anthony Eugene Wiggins, 40, of Baltimore, pleaded guilty this week in federal court to a string of robberies, including five bank …

Serial bank robber arrested after robbing Bank of America in White Marsh

UPDATE: Fletcher Dorsett has been sentenced to more than 12 years in federal prison. Original story below… WHITE MARSH, MD—Authorities have released additional details about Monday’s bank robbery in White Marsh. The suspect who was arrested after robbing the Bank of America on Honeygo Boulevard on Monday afternoon has been identified as 51-year-old Fletcher Dorsett. The FBI says Dorsett has …