Shots fired in Hillendale, armed robbery reported in Overlea

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating an auto theft, an armed robbery, and several assaults and burglaries that were reported over the past week. Sometime between Saturday, October 21 and Sunday, October 22, 2023, an individual attempted to break into a residence in the 2600-block of Matthews Drive in Carney (21234) but was unsuccessful. At just before 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October […]

Suspect arrested in connection with 2018 Overlea homicide

OVERLEA, MD—Police have made an arrest in connection with a homicide that occurred in the Overlea area in 2018. On Wednesday, May 24, 2023, detectives arrested and charged 32-year-old Kenneth Davis in connection with the fatal shooting of 25-year-old Tracey Carrington, of Essex. The homicide occurred on September 6, 2018, in the unit block of W. Overlea Avenue (21206). Carrington […]

Shoplifter brandishes knife in Carney, home burglarized in Perry Hall

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. Sometime between February 4 and 8, an individual entered a residence in the 5100-block of Morning Dove Way in Perry Hall (21128) via an unlocked door and stole an undisclosed amount of cash. No other property was disturbed or missing. Between 9:45 and 10 p.m. on […]

Police investigating four local burglaries

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating four local burglaries that were reported over the past week. At 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 20, an individual broke into a detached garage in the 1000-block of Chesaco Avenue in Rosedale (21237) and stole three dirt bikes. At just after 9:15 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, an individual made entry into a location in the […]

Police searching for missing Overlea 15-year-old

OVERLEA, MD—Police are searching for a 15-year-old who has been reported missing from the Overlea area. Davon Butler is 5’5″ tall and weighs 100 pounds. He was last seen on E. Overlea Avenue (21206) on Monday, October 4th. Information on current clothing or possible destination is not available at this time. Anyone with information on Davon Butler’s whereabouts is asked […]

Carjacking, robbery reported in Overlea

OVERLEA, MD—Police are investigating a pair of crimes that were reported in the Overlea area over the weekend. At just before 7:45 p.m. on Saturday, November 21, an individual was stopped at a traffic light in the area of Belair Road at Overlea Avenue (21206) when two suspects approached the vehicle and struck the victim with a handgun. The suspects […]

Overlea homicide victim identified as Essex woman

UPDATE: A suspect has been arrested in connection with this case. Original story below… ——— An Essex woman has been identified as the victim in Thursday night’s shooting in Overlea. Tracey Elizabeth Carrington, 25, of the 1100-block of Glemsford Road (21221). Carrington was shot while getting into her vehicle on Overlea Avenue after leaving the S&S Lounge, located at 6900 […]

Water main break reported in Overlea

A Friday water main break is affecting many residents in the Overlea area. The Department of Public Works says a six-inch water main has ruptured at 1 E. Overlea Avenue (21206). Approximately sixty residents and one fire hydrant are currently without service. There has been no ETA on repairs. Motorists should use caution in the area.