Whiteford, MD


'Too little too late:' Father's Day shooting witness sentenced to prison

A woman has been sentenced to 15 to 30 months in a state correctional facility for hindering investigation into her boyfriend, who was sentenced to life in prison in July. Kimberly Metz was a key witness in a Father's Day murder trial, where her boyfriend, Tyrell Dotson, was accused of first-degree murder after shooting 16 times at Willmar Santos-Batista's car on West Mason Avenue in York, killing him.

Police: Man pointed shotgun at paramedics near Elkton

ELKTON — A 76-year-old man remained jailed Tuesday after he allegedly pointed a shotgun at paramedics outside his Elkton-area residence over the weekend while they were attempting to render medical treatment to his wife, according to Cecil County District Court records. Investigators identified Charles Lee Sluder of the 3000 block of Appleton Road, northeast of Elkton, as the suspect. The incident started at approximately 8 p.m. on Saturday, when two...

Historic hotel renovation nearly complete in York

YORK, Pa. (WHTM) — There is no going back now! Reservations are now available for one of the Midstate’s longest anticipated new hotels. The newly renovated Yorktowne Hotel has been in the same place it has been in for the last century. Leaders say the hotel, which will be a Hilton, is a great mix of old and the new.

Man charged in shotgun-pointing incident near Port Deposit

PORT DEPOSIT — Maryland State Police troopers arrested and charged a man with assault and other offenses over the weekend after he allegedly pointed a shotgun at his Port Deposit-area neighbor during a dispute relating to the use of firecrackers, according to Cecil County District Court records. Investigators identified the suspect as Michael Lewis Campbell, 54, of the 1200 block of Winch Road. MSP troopers assigned to the North East...

Maryland man's second lottery jackpot comes more than a decade later

Aug. 10 (UPI) -- A Maryland Lottery player said his persistence paid off when he scored a $50,000 jackpot more than a decade after winning a $25,000 prize. The 58-year-old Middle River man told Maryland Lottery officials he used one of his personal sets of numbers when he bought a ticket for the Aug. 4 Bonus Match 5 drawing at the Royal Farms #015 store in Essex.
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Police Investigating Fatal Accident Killing 20-Year-Old Motorcyclist

SEVERN, Md. – On August 9, 2022, at approximately 8:30 p.m., officers responded to Telegraph Road (MD 170) and Buckingham Place in Severn for a crash involving a sedan and a motorcycle. An Acura sedan was east on Buckingham Place, facing a flashing red signal. A Kawasaki motorcycle was...
Nottingham MD

Shooting reported in Rosedale, burglary reported in Middle River

NOTTINGHAM, MD—Police are investigating several local crimes that were reported over the past week. At just after 12:45 a.m. on Thursday, August 4, an individual stole a cell phone from the victim’s hand in the unit block of Cedar Drive in Middle River (21220). The suspect was located and arrested.

New details surrounding the seizure of Congressman Perry's phone

York, PA — New details in the federal seizure of Congressman Scott Perry’s cell phone. The Central Pennsylvania representative said FBI agents served the search warrant while he was on vacation with his family. In a statement, Perry writes:. ““While traveling with my family, 3 FBI agents came...

Furry Friends with Glenn, the dog!

YORK, Pa. — Glenn is a happy and energetic pit bull mix who is looking for his new family at the York County SPCA; he is also this week's furry friend. He's an athletic dog who loves to run around and play with toys. Glenn was found as a...

Police chief took Army base - including Aberdeen Proving Ground - roles despite harassment claims

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — A former police chief was able to move between postings at U.S. Army bases despite allegations that he sexually harassed women at one base and that his poor behavior may have played a role in a coworker’s suicide, according to Army documents obtained by the Wisconsin State Journal. The newspaper reported that Ryan Cunningham became police chief at Fort McCoy in Wisconsin in 2016, months after an investigation at Fort Wainwright in Alaska found he sexually harassed a female Army sergeant...

U.S. Women’s World Team to train in Lancaster, Pa., Aug. 14-20

The U.S. Senior World Team in women’s freestyle wrestling will hold its final domestic training camp prior to the World Championships in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Aug. 14-20. The camp will feature the 10-member 2022 U.S. World Team which will compete at the World Championships in Belgrade, Serbia, Sept. 12-15. The...

15 Best Things to Do in Aberdeen (MD)

In Harford County, Aberdeen is a growing city at the head of the Chesapeake Bay, close to where the Susquehanna River enters the bay. The scenery around Aberdeen might be some of the most beautiful on the Eastern Seaboard, especially when the sun comes up over the bay. The endearing...

Hankin Group Breaks Ground on Newest Project in Lancaster City

Bob Hankin.Image via Hankin Group. Exton developer Hankin Group and Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health held a groundbreaking ceremony for the new Queen Street Flats project Tuesday, Aug. 2. The Lancaster City project is a mixed-use urban development uniquely focused on advancing the health and well-being of the community.