Police/Fire

Silver Alert canceled after missing Baltimore County man found dead inside submerged vehicle

ESSEX, MD—A Silver Alert has been canceled for 72-year-old Alfonso Bryan, who was last seen on the evening on April 9th. He had been reported missing from the Stemmers Run Road area in Essex. Police say Bryan was found dead at just before 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evening. Initial reports seem to indicate that his vehicle was found submerged at …


Events, Police/Fire

Baltimore County Police Department to graduate 157th recruit class

NOTTINGHAM, MD—The Baltimore County Police Department’s 157th Recruit Class will graduate on Friday, March 12th. The ceremony will be held in the Theatre at CCBC-Dundalk, located at 7200 Sollers Point Road (21222). Baltimore County Executive Johnny Olszewski will join Chief Melissa R. Hyatt in addressing the recruit class. Chief Hyatt will be joined by Sheriff R. Jay Fisher, Baltimore County …


Rosedale mechanic snags winning $30,000 Maryland Lottery scratch-off

ROSEDALE, MD—A Rosedale sign mechanic has snagged a very lucky Maryland Lottery scratch-off. Two weeks ago, a series of seemingly random happenings led him to purchase a lucky $3 instant ticket that wound up being worth $30,000. His journey to a top-prize scratch-off win began with an early morning drive to work. When the 40-year-old turned on his radio, the …

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 …

Fall foliage season hits 2020 peak in Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—This week’s Fall Foliage Report from the Maryland Department of Natural resources indicates that the Baltimore area is “at peak,” as this season continues to bring on the best fall colors Maryland has seen in at least six years. From Ranger Angela Crenshaw, Gunpowder Falls State Park: “Over the river and through the woods to the Little Gunpowder Falls …

Perry Hall High School student, Battle Monument teacher win Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities awards

PERRY HALL, MD—Bryce Muneses, a Grade 10 student at Perry Hall High School, was named Student of the Year, and Brandi Corriggio, an educator at Battle Monument School, was named Teacher of the Year by the Baltimore County Commission on Disabilities. An awards video was released online on Oct. 29. Muneses suffered a stroke as an infant that limited his …

Fall foliage season nears 2020 peak in Baltimore County

NOTTINGHAM, MD—If you’ve been waiting to go out and take a peek at the fall foliage in Baltimore County, don’t wait much longer. This week’s Fall Foliage Report from the Maryland Department of Natural resources indicates that the Baltimore area is “near peak,” as this season continues to bring on the best fall color Maryland has seen in years. At …

Suspect, officer identified in connection with Rosedale shooting

ROSEDALE, MD—Police have identified the suspect and the officer involved in Thursday’s shooting in Rosedale. A warrant has been issued for Michael Fink, 36, of the 7200-block of Holabird Avenue (21222), who has been been charged with one count of second-degree assault on a warrant. He is currently in Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in stable condition. Police recovered two …