Crime, Police/Fire

Carney man charged with rape, sex offenses

CARNEY, MD—Detectives are searching for additional victims after charging a Carney man with numerous sexual offenses, including second-degree rape. Albert Chang Peal, 52, of the 9000-block of Naygall Road (21234), was arrested on a warrant Tuesday after a lengthy investigation. The charges, including various degrees of rape, sex offense, and videoing without permission, stemmed from an incident reported on March …


Events, Politics, Sci-Tech

County begins Lower Gunpowder at Seven Courts stream restoration project

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Baltimore County has initiated the Lower Gunpowder at Seven Courts stream restoration project. A community meeting had been held in October 2016 to discuss the project. Baltimore County will be restoring approximately 5,000 linear feet of degraded stream and habitat from Naygall Road to India Avenue along a tributary of the Lower Gunpowder River. The tributary crosses …


Burglaries reported in Nottingham, Parkville, Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD – Police are investigating several local burglaries that were reported over the weekend. At 4:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, an individual broke into the Purenergy Operating Services facility, located in the 1000-block of Carroll Island Road in Bowleys Quarters (21220), via a hole in the fence. Once inside, the suspect stole tools, then fled the scene. Sometime …

Community meeting to be held to address stream work near Seven Courts Drive

UPDATE: The stream restoration project is now underway. Original story below… —— Councilman David Marks announced on Monday that the county will hold a community meeting to discuss the final stages of the stream restoration project in the lower Seven Courts Drive area of Perry Hall. The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. on Monday, November 21, 2016, at the …