Police/Fire

Apartment fire reported in Essex

Crews are on the scene of a Friday night apartment fire in Essex.  At about 9:15 p.m., fire personnel responded to the area of Valley Arbor Court.  At the scene, firefighters found flames coming from the second floor of an apartment complex.  Several individuals were reportedly trapped on the second floor and had to be rescued.  Five people were treated …


Crime

Suspect charged in connection with January homicide in Essex

Detectives with the Baltimore County Police Department Homicide Unit have charged a suspect in connection with a January homicide in Essex. Just before 2 a.m. on January 26, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to Valley Arbor Court in Essex for a report of a shooting. When police arrived at the scene, they found two men that had been …