Police/Fire, Traffic

Crash reported on I-695 in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Monday afternoon crash on I-695 in Parkville. The crash was reported at just after 3:45 p.m. along the inner loop at Putty Hill Avenue (between the Harford Road and Belair Road exits). Two vehicles were involved in the crash and several lanes along the inner loop are blocked. There has been no …


Police/Fire

Weekend fire destroys Parkville shed

PARKVILLE, MD—A weekend fire in Parkville destroyed a shed, according to a local resident. The fire broke out on Sunday evening in the area of Putty Hill Avenue and Avondale Road (21234). Morgan Hare told NottinghamMD.com that a neighbor was burning trash on Sunday when the fire spread to their yard. The blaze destroyed their entire shed as well as …


Carjacking, assault reported in Parkville

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating a carjacking and an assault that were reported in Parkville over the past week. At 10 a.m. on Friday, February 5, a known individual pointed a gun at two victims in the 7800-block of Birmingham Avenue (21234). The suspect then fled the scene. At just before 5:15 p.m. on Friday, an individual forced a man at …

Parkville snowman suffers 2020 meltdown

PARKVILLE, MD—A familiar sight graced drivers along Perring Parkway in Parkville this weekend. The iconic snowman at the intersection of Perring Parkway and Putty Hill Avenue has returned, although he looks a bit different this year. Every year, the snowman mysteriously makes an appearance at the busy Parkville intersection on Christmas Day, regardless of the weather. This year, the snowman …

Belair Road shut down due to crash in Fullerton

UPDATE: Belair Road has now been shut down in both directions. Original story below… —— NOTTINGHAM, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Tuesday afternoon crash in Nottingham/Fullerton. The crash was reported at just after 1 p.m. at the intersection of Belair Road and Putty Hill Avenue (21236). All northbound lanes along northbound Belair Road are shut down at Putty …

Parkville tobacco shop burglarized, Home Depot robbed

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating two local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 8:45 a.m. on Friday, December 4, the Home Depot in the 2500-block of Cleanleigh Drive (21234) was robbed of cash by an individual who implied a firearm. At just after 3:45 a.m. on Saturday, December 5, three individuals pried open the door of …

Burglary reported at Parkville church

PARKVILLE, MD—Police are investigating after a Parkville church was burglarized this week. Sometime between 8 p.m. on Sunday, November 15, and 1 a.m. on Monday, November 16, an individual broke into St. Ursula Catholic Church. The church is located in the 8800-block of Harford Road (21234) at the corner of Harford Road and Putty Hill Avenue. The suspect stole two …

Perring Parkway shut down due to Parkville crash

PARKVILLE, MD—Crews are on the scene of a Friday afternoon crash in Parkville. The crash was reported at just before 3:45 p.m. along southbound Perring Parkway just past Putty Hill Avenue. Five vehicles were reportedly involved in the crash. All lanes along Perring Parkway are shut down south of Putty Hill Avenue. There has been no word on any injuries. …