Crime, Police/Fire

Cockeysville man arrested on Belair Road, charged in connection with northeast Baltimore shooting

BALTIMORE, MD—A Cockeysville man has been arrested and charged in connection with a shooting in northeast Baltimore. Detectives have arrested 27-year-old Michael Armstrong of Cockeysville.  Police say he shot the 42-year-old female victim on Monday, February 19 while in the 4500-block of Powell Avenue. The victim then drove to the 4500-block of Parkmont Avenue, where she crashed her vehicle. Detectives …


Police/Fire

Trooper uninjured after Maryland State Police vehicle struck overnight on I-95

BALTIMORE, MD—A Maryland State Police vehicle was struck in a two-vehicle accident in Baltimore County overnight. The crash resulted in one hospitalization. The police cruiser was struck while at the scene of another crash on southbound I-95 just prior to I-695. The trooper was not in the vehicle when it was struck, according to the White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company. …


Woman shot, crashes car in northeast Baltimore

UPDATE: Police have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with this incident. Original story below… BALTIMORE, MD—A woman was hospitalized with non-life threatening injuries after being shot and crashing her car in northeast Baltimore on Monday morning, according to police. A shooting and car crash occurred at around 7:45 a.m. on February 19, 2024 in the 4500-block of Parkmont …

Maryland Park Service graduates 21 new State Park Rangers

BALTIMORE, MD—The Maryland Park Service has graduated 21 new State Park Rangers after four weeks of intensive training, the agency announced in a press release. The new rangers will join the 14th class of graduates from the Park Service’s modern ranger school program, which was established in 2009. “As I have visited our public lands across the state, I have …

Man steals SHA vehicle, hits 13 cars in wild Maryland police chase

UPDATE: The suspect has been identified as Flavio Cesar Lanuza, 27, of Laurel. Original story below… ——— COLLEGE PARK, MD—A man is facing charges after he stole a MDOT State Highway Administration vehicle and led police on a pursuit that started in Montgomery County and continued through Prince George’s County. The chase started after the man hit another vehicle on …

Police searching for missing teen last seen in Dundalk area

UPDATE: Joshua has been located. Original story below… ——— DUNDALK, MD—Police in Baltimore County are searching for a missing teen. Joshua Fiorenza, 15 is 4’05” tall and weighs 105 pounds. He was last seen at around 7:15 p.m. in the Dundalk area wearing glasses, a black jacket, and black sweatpants. Anyone with information on Joshua Fiorenza’s whereabouts is asked to …

Police investigating Rosedale assault, two Parkville robberies

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating an assault and two robberies that were reported this month. At around 8:15 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2024, an armed suspect robbed someone in the 8600-block of Chestnut Oak Road in Parkville (21234) before fleeing on foot. At just before 11 p.m. on Saturday, February 10, a suspect committed a first-degree assault with a weapon …

Maryland State Police remind citizens to verify credentials when using Automotive Dismantler and Recycler services

PIKESVILLE, MD—Maryland State Police officials are reminding residents to use caution and verify credentials when using Automotive Dismantler and Recycler (ADR) and Scrap Processor services in Maryland. More commonly, Automotive Dismantler and Recycler (ADR) and Scrap Processor services post signs and advertisements, meant to entice citizens to purchase and/or sell automotive goods, ranging from used cars, RV’s/campers, trailers, to scrap …