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Anne Arundel County Fire Department Employee Arrested, Remains Held Without Bond Following Threat of Mass Violence

An Anne Arundel County Fire Department employee remains held without bond after being arrested for allegedly making threats of mass violence at work. On October 5, 2021, at approximately 12:00 p.m. officers responded to Anne Arundel County Fire Department Headquarters in Millersville for a reported threat of mass violence made by the employee, a civilian. The suspect allegedly made detailed statements to other Fire Department employees threatening to use a gun to harm people.
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Arrest made in 2020 homicide in north Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — A year after a 19-year-old man was killed in north Baltimore's Govans area, Baltimore police have charged another 19-year-old in his murder. Datwain Jackson is arrested after 19-year-old Andrew Frazier was shot and killed on Tunbridge Road near Ivanhoe Avenue on Aug. 22, 2020, police said. The...
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"My heart is crushed right now" Father of Man Killed in Annapolis Speaks on 'Senseless' Shooting

Following the fatal shooting of a 22 year old man in Annapolis, his father briefly shared his feelings of grief on social media. Shortly after 1pm on October 14, 2021, multiple units responded to Pleasant Street for a reported shooting. Preliminary details reveal that one person was found with injuries consistent with being shot. The victim, Cornell Scott-Young, was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

Police Investigating Armed Robbery of Employees at a Brooklyn Park Liquor Store

Detectives with the Anne Arundel County Police Department are actively investigating an armed robbery which occured at a Brooklyn Park area liquor store. On October 11, 2021, at approximately 2:30 a.m., officers responded to the parking lot of Murph’s Liquors located at 6023 Ritchie Highway for an armed robbery that just occurred. An employee advised he was leaving the business with another employee while carrying a deposit bag. A dark color 4-door vehicle stopped on Ritchie Highway in front of the business and a suspect got out displaying a handgun. The suspect demanded the deposit bag, got back into the vehicle, and fled onto northbound Ritchie Highway.

Arnold Man Charged with Choking Woman Unconscious, Throwing Her Down a Flight of Stairs in Delaware

A man from Arnold has been charged in connection with the kidnapping and brutal assault of a woman in Newark, Delaware. On October 8, 2021, at about 08:44 am, police were contacted by a female victim who reported an assault. The investigation revealed that a few hours prior, the victim was at an apartment in the 100-block of East Main Street with a male who was known to her.

Baltimore Man Allegedly Bit Anne Arundel County Police Officer While Being Escorted Out of Maryland Live Casino

A Baltimore man is facing charges after he allegedly bit an Anne Arundel County Police Officer while being escorted out of a casino in Hanover. On October 3, 2021, at approximately 11:45 p.m., officers responded for a disorderly intoxicated subject at the Maryland Live Casino. The officers located the subject and asked him to leave the premises. While the subject was walking away, he began to damage casino property. As officers attempted to take the subject into custody, the subject became combative. Officers were able to restrain the subject who, as officers were placing him into a vehicle to be transported, bit one of the officers on the officer’s forearm, causing a laceration.

Argument Over Alleged Credit Card Theft Leads to Fight, Destruction of Property at Bar in Annapolis

Authorities in Annapolis are investigating a fight that resulted in property destruction at a local bar. On October 9, 2021, at approximately 10:30pm, officers responded to the 100 block of Dock Street for a reported fight in progress. Several subjects reportedly got into an argument in front of Dock Street Bar and Grill. The argument began over an alleged theft of a credit card, and progressed into a scuffle at which time the window to Dock Street Bar and Grill was broken.

District Heights Man Arrested on Gun Charge Following Anne Arundel County Traffic Stop

A man from Capital Heights was arrested on a gun charge while driving in Deale. On October 3, 2021, at approximately 9:20 p.m., an officer conducted a traffic stop. Upon approaching the vehicle the officer noticed the odor of marijuana coming from the vehicle. The investigation led to a search of the vehicle resulting in the seizure of a loaded .45 caliber Glock 30 handgun and a small amount of marijuana.

Robert Dupont, 36, of Severn, Anne Arundel County, Identified as Victim in Fatal DC Shooting

The Metropolitan Police Department has identified a man from Severn as the victim in a fatal Washington DC shooting. On Saturday, October 9, 2021, at approximately 1:12 am, officers responded to the 1200 block of Brentwood Road, Northeast location for the report of a shooting. Upon arrival, members located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. DC Fire and EMS responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment.

Baltimore Man Sentenced to More Than 10 Years in Federal Prison for Conspiring to Rob a Gas Station Owner

Chief U.S. District Judge James K. Bredar ntenced Charvez Deonte Brooks, age 32, of Gwynn Oak, Maryland, to 124 months in federal prison, followed by three years of supervised release, for conspiracy to commit a commercial robbery in connection with the robbery of a gas station owner. Brooks was convicted of that charge on August 20, 2020, after a five-day trial. Brooks has been detained since his arrest.

Argument Leads to Shots Fired Outside Lothian Convenience Store, Police Say

An argument was followed by shots being fired outside of a convenience store in Lothian, according to the Anne Arundel County Police Department. On October 12, 2021, at approximately 12:30 a.m., officers responded to the Dash In located at 1378 Mount Zion Road for shots fired call. Upon arrival, witnesses reported that there was an argument between two males in the parking lot and one of the subjects discharged a firearm. The firearm was discharged into a pile of mulch. The suspect then ejected a live round and threw it at the victim.

NOAA: Maryland could see mild temperatures this upcoming winter

LUTHERVILLE-TIMONIUM, Md. — If you've noticed it's been a pretty mild start to the fall, this winter could follow that trend, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Climate Prediction Center. The agency released its 2021 Winter Weather Outlook Thursday morning. For the second year in a row, Maryland...

Midshipman Cause and Manner of Death Revealed in Newly Released Autopsy

Details on what caused the death of a United States Naval Academy Midshipman who passed away in June have been revealed in a newly released autopsy report. Midshipman Michael Myles James, 22, of Hiram, Georgia, was found unresponsive the morning of June 23, 2021, while on leave. A few days later, an autopsy was conducted by the Paulding County Coroner's Office in Georgia.