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Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

Missing teen’s body recovered in Severna Park

| July 28, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has completed the autopsy on remains recovered in Severna Park last night. It was approximately 7:00 p.m. when officers found a decomposing body in the area of the 200 block of Riverdale Road.  The remains have been positively identified via dental records as Mr. Dominic Anthony Tipton a missing person. […]

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Anne Arundel States Attorney sends two heroin dealers to prison

Anne Arundel States Attorney sends two heroin dealers to prison

| July 15, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that two heroin dealers are off of Anne Arundel County streets. Both defendants were sentenced this week in the Anne Arundel County Circuit Court. “Heroin dealers are a clear and present enemy to our children, our citizens, and our safe streets; we are committed to combating this […]

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Anne Arundel Police investigating probable homicide in Odenton

Anne Arundel Police investigating probable homicide in Odenton

| July 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On July 10, 2015 at approximately 3:50 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Western District responded to the area of Winer Rd. and Bruce Ave. for a report of an injured person laying the roadway unresponsive. Upon arrival, officers and paramedics located the person, an adult male, who was pronounced deceased at the scene. The […]

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Anne Arundel Police make arrest in Glen Burnie Murder

Anne Arundel Police make arrest in Glen Burnie Murder

| July 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday, July 8, 2015, at approximately 7:21 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the area of Whitmore Court and Shelly Road for a stabbing. Upon arrival, police located the victim who was suffering from apparent trauma. The Fire Department arrived on scene and transported the victim to the University of Maryland […]

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Anne Arundel Police warn of imposter

Anne Arundel Police warn of imposter

| July 7, 2015 | 1 Comment

On July 4th, 2015, at 0216 hours, Anne Arundel County Eastern District Bureau of Patrol police officers responded to a police impersonation call in the area of Crain Highway South near Green Branch Drive in Glen Burnie, MD. Upon arrival, officers spoke with a complainant who stated at approximately 1 a.m., they were stopped by […]

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Anne Arundel County Police make arrest in Lothian murder of Churchton man

Anne Arundel County Police make arrest in Lothian murder of Churchton man

| July 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

This is an update to a prior story: The Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the cause of death of Joseph “Joey” Gibbons as multiple gunshot wounds and the manner homicide. The Anne Arundel County Police Homicide Unit along with several other facets of the police department (Evidence Collection Unit, District Detective Unit, and […]

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Sandra McClary charged with neglect after abandoning infant on side of road

Sandra McClary charged with neglect after abandoning infant on side of road

| July 5, 2015 | 0 Comments

This is an update to a story previously published. On July 5, 2015 at approximately 10:00 a.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department Communications Section received a call from a woman claiming to be the mother of the abandoned child. The woman advised that the infant’s father was supposed to have the child. She further […]

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Baby abandoned on Pasadena road

Baby abandoned on Pasadena road

| July 5, 2015 | 2 Comments

UPDATE: #Pasadena | BREAKING NEWS | A woman has come forward claiming to be the mother of the child found in Pasadena last night… Posted by Anne Arundel 1st Alert on Sunday, July 5, 2015 On July 4th 2015 at 2343 hours, Eastern District Officers responded to the 900 block of Druid Hill Ave Pasadena MD, […]

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Anne Arundel police investigating Lothian murder of Churchton man

Anne Arundel police investigating Lothian murder of Churchton man

| July 4, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Friday, July 3, 2015 at approximately 9:22 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to a wooded area near the intersection of Margarita Street and Tequila Straight Drive, Lothian, Maryland for a sick/injured subject. Upon arrival officers located an unresponsive adult male lying on a path. Fire Department personnel arrived on scene and […]

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Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

Schuh cuts ribbon on new police station

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

County Executive Steve Schuh, along with Police Chief Tim Altomare, States Attorney Wes Adams, Councilman Derek Fink and Pete Smith and state officials, cut the ribbon on the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s new Eastern District Police Station in Pasadena this morning. “This $9 million, new Eastern District Police Station will provide a first class […]

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Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

Anne Arundel County Police promotes 4 officers

| June 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chief of Police Timothy J. Altomare has announced the following promotions which took effect on Friday, June 5, 2015 at 10:00 AM. The following individuals will be promoted on June 5, 2015 to the ranks indicated below. Lieutenant Katherine Goodwin #1133, a 21 year veteran of the Anne Arundel County Police Department, will be promoted to the […]

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Odenton man arrested on cockfighting charges

Odenton man arrested on cockfighting charges

| June 9, 2015 | 1 Comment

In early May, a complaint was received by Anne Arundel County Animal Control regarding a location being used to house and / or fight gamecocks (roosters). An investigation was conducted by the Vice Unit and Animal Control officers focusing on the below listed suspect and his residence in the 1200 block of Patuxent Road, Odenton, MD […]

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Police searching for armed suspect in Severna Park 7-Eleven robbery

Police searching for armed suspect in Severna Park 7-Eleven robbery

| June 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

On June 8, 2015, at 2:31 a.m., the pictured suspect entered the 7-Eleven store located at 497 Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park and committed a commercial armed robbery. The suspect displayed a handgun and fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency. The suspect was described as a black male with a […]

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Brooklyn man busted fro growing pot in yard

Brooklyn man busted fro growing pot in yard

| June 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

On June 1, 2015 Northern District’s Tactical Narcotics Unit (TNT) received a citizen’s complaint of marijuana being grown in the yard in the 4100 block of Belle Grove Road. TNT Detectives responded to the area and observed several plants in the yard. A search warrant was obtained for the residence. On June 1, 2015 at 1500 […]

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Police searching for armed carjacker in Odenton

Police searching for armed carjacker in Odenton

| May 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

On May 30, 2015, at approximately 9:48 p.m., officers from the Western District responded to the 1900 block of Hackberry Ct. for a report of a carjacking that had just occurred. Officers spoke with the 32-year-old female victim who provided the following information. The victim pulled into a parking space in front of her residence […]

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Drug court participants give back to community

Drug court participants give back to community

| May 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

Last week, in honor of National Drug Court month, the Circuit Court for Anne Arundel County Adult Drug Treatment Court program sponsored a Drug Court Community Service Day at Gaudenzia Inc located in Crownsville, MD.  State’s Attorney Wes Adams and Deputy State’s Attorney Jonathon Church along with other SAO staff volunteered alongside Drug Court participants.  The group […]

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Anne Arundel’s State’s Attorney wins award

Anne Arundel’s State’s Attorney wins award

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Earlier this month State’s Attorney Wes Adams received the Virginia Mahoney Memorial Award from the Maryland State Board of Victim Services at their annual luncheon.  For the past 30 years the State Board of Victim Services in the Governor’s Office of Crime Control and Prevention honors those who have contributed to the crime victims’ rights movement. […]

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Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

Man shot to death in Laurel, police still searching for suspect

| May 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at approximately 8:26 p.m., the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to the 3400 block of Sudlersville South in Laurel for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located an adult male lying on the ground suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The shooting victim was transported to Laurel Regional […]

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West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

West River man charged with 10 counts of child pornography

| May 11, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit received a cybertip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children regarding the possession and distribution of child pornography from a location in Anne Arundel County. During the investigation, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant […]

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2 killed in Arnold crash

2 killed in Arnold crash

| May 6, 2015 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  From the Anne Arundel County Police: On Tuesday May 5, 2015 at approximately 7:08 p.m., officers responded to a multi-vehicle motor vehicle collision on northbound Ritchie Hwy (MD-2) at College Parkway in Arnold. Preliminary investigation determined that a Nissan Sentra was southbound on Ritchie Hwy facing a red left turn arrow. The driver of […]

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Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

Former Central Middle School teacher arrested for child pornography

| May 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child and Vulnerable Adult Abuse Unit initiated an investigation into possessing and distribution of child pornography.  During the investigation into child pornography distribution on the internet, evidence was developed by child abuse detectives that led to a search warrant being executed on April 10, 2015 at a residence in […]

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Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

Jury finds man guilty in Severn shooting

| May 2, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced that an Anne Arundel County jury  found 22-year-old James Hawthorne guilty on six counts related to firing a weapon in a Severn community last fall. The verdict was announced earlier this week. After a three day trial and three hours of deliberation, the jury found James Hawthorne […]

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