Crime, Police/Fire

Assaults reported in Overlea, Rosedale, Essex

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local assaults that were reported over the past week. At just after 12:15 p.m. on Wednesday, September 21, a known individual pointed a revolver at a known victim in the area of Middleborough Road and Route 702 in Middle River in Essex (21221). At just before 1 p.m. on Sunday, September 25,  known individual exposed …


Business, Entertainment

Middle River man claims winning $50,000 Bonus Match 5 ticket sold in Essex

MIDDLE RIVER, MD—The big winner has come forward to claim his prize. A forklift driver from Middle River is $50,000 richer after one of his personal sets of numbers won the top prize in an August 4 Bonus Match 5 drawing. Persistence paid off for the loyal player. “If you wait on something long enough, it will come,” he said. …


Winning $25K Pick 5 ticket sold in Perry Hall, $10K Racetrax ticket sold in Parkville

NOTTINGHAM, MD—A few big winning tickets were sold in and around the Nottingham area over the past week, Maryland Lottery officials announced on Monday. In all, 31 winning tickets worth $10,000 or more were sold or redeemed around the state in the seven days ending August 7, and the Lottery paid more than $28.5 million in prizes during that span. …

Investigation into Baltimore County shooting spree continues

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Detectives from the Baltimore County Police Department are continuing to investigate the fatal shootings that occurred last week in Essex and Phoenix/Glen Arm. Investigators believe that on March 28, 2021, 27-year-old Joshua Green shot five people, killing four of them. According to family members, Green struggled with behavioral health issues. Green shot three people at the Royal Farms store …

Baltimore County shooting spree leaves 4 dead, 1 injured

UPDATE 2: Police have provided additional information on this incident. UPDATE: A total of 5 individuals died in this incident, including the suspect who police say died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Original story below… —— BALTIMORE COUNTY, MD—Police have released details on a Sunday shooting spree that left 4 people dead and one person injured in Baltimore County. At …

Carjacking reported in Parkville, assault & robbery reported in Essex

UPDATE: Police are also investigating a carjacking that was reported in Rosedale. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating three local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 9:15 a.m. on Monday, March 30, an individual entered a residence in the 2500-block of Canterbury Road in Parkville (21234) and damaged a ceiling fan and a …

Several robberies reported in Essex, Middle River area

ESSEX, MD—Police are investigating several robberies that were reported in the Essex/Middle River area over the past week. At 1 a.m.on Sunday, February 23, an individual armed with a gun entered the 7-Eleven located in the 200-block of Back River Neck Road in Middle River (21220), and demanded money and cigarettes . The cashier complied and the suspect fled the …

Parkville Pharmacy burglarized; Fullerton book store, Essex delivery driver robbed

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 2, an individual grabbed a purse from a woman who was stopped in her vehicle in the 1200-block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex (21221). The suspect also snatched the woman’s phone from her hand then fled in another vehicle. The …