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Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

Chemically assisted suicide in Glen Burnie

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

FINAL UPDATE:  The deceased has been identified as Mathew Ross Eitel of Glen Burnie. The cause of death has been determined by OCME to be suicide by Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning. Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning was a result of intentional mixing of common household cleaners. (Note: an earlier version of this article identified the victim as Matthew Russell […]

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Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

Severn man charged with solicitation of minor

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

During the month of August 2014, an investigator with the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit began communicating online with an individual who was soliciting young females on the internet for sex. The investigator was posing online as a 13-year-old girl. During these communications the suspect solicited the investigator for this purpose and […]

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Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

Popeye’s employee arrested, charged with murder of co-worker

| September 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police have arrested a co-worker in the slaying of a Popeye’s employee in Brooklyn Park. The investigation into this incident has resulted in the arrest of Moises Gomez-Castillo, a 26 year old male from Brooklyn, Maryland.  Gomez-Castillo was an employee of the Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen where this incident occurred.  Gomez-Castillo has been […]

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Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

Popeye’s employee murdered in Brooklyn Park store

| August 31, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 31, 2014 at approximately 8:08 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Popeye’s Restaurant located at 5317 Ritchie Highway N. Brooklyn Park, MD. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the manager who arrived in the morning to open the business. The manager found an employee, an adult female in her 40s, suffering […]

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Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

Police invstigating unusual death in Severn

| August 23, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 23, 2014 at approximately 0152 hours, the Anne Arundel County Police Department responded to a report of an injured person in the roadway at the intersection of Meade Village Circle and Meade Village Road in the Severn area. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Todd De Andre Thomas, lying face down and suffering […]

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Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

Arundel Police Chief denounces FOP contribution to Ferguson officer’s fund

| August 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County Police Chief Kevin Davis has issued a statement on the sizable contribution that the County’s Fraternal order of Police made to the legal defense fund of the officer who shot and killed Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. As Chief of Police, I am receiving requests to respond to the Fraternal Order of […]

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Murder-Suicide in Laurel under investigation

Murder-Suicide in Laurel under investigation

| August 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Wednesday, August20th, 2014 at approximately 10:39 p.m., Anne Arundel County Police Officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of Sudlersville South, Laurel, Maryland for a shooting. Upon arrival officers located a deceased male in the roadway suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. In interviewing several witnesses on scene, officers determined the suspect fled on foot […]

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South River High teen charged in child pornography case

South River High teen charged in child pornography case

| August 17, 2014 | 1 Comment

In March of 2014 The Anne Arundel County Police Department received numerous complaints involving sexually explicit photographs of juveniles being posted on Social Networking websites, such as Instagram. The images depicted mainly juvenile females posing nude or engaged in sexual activity. These images were posted on several different pages on the Instagram website and in each […]

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$27K reward for info in Exxon clerk’s murder

$27K reward for info in Exxon clerk’s murder

| August 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, August 7, 2014, at about 1:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police received a 911 call from a customer of the Exxon gas station located at 7898 Ridge Road in Hanover in reference to the clerk being found injured/unconscious. Responding police officers and fire/EMS personnel responded and determined the clerk was deceased, suffering from […]

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UPDATE:  Clerk shot to death in Hanover Exxon

UPDATE: Clerk shot to death in Hanover Exxon

| August 7, 2014 | 1 Comment

On Thursday, August 7th, 2014 at about 1:35 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police received a 911 call from a customer of the Exxon gas station located at 7898 Ridge Road, Hanover, MD 21076 in reference to the clerk being found injured/unconscious. Responding police officers and fire/EMS personnel responded and determined the clerk was deceased, suffering […]

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Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

Police investigating murder near Fort Meade

| August 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County Police received a call about 130am this morning for a homicide at the Exxon gas station located at Ridge Road and Route 175 in Hanover. They have confirmed that one person is deceased and have not released any further information. While this area may be considered Hanover, many people consider it to […]

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Edgewater man crashes into office building, flees

Edgewater man crashes into office building, flees

| August 5, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 5, 2014, at approximately 1:48 a.m., officers from the Southern District responded to the Mayo Office Building located in the 600 block of Central Avenue in Edgewater for a vehicle that struck the building. The caller stated that a red Toyota four door vehicle just struck the building and the driver ultimately entered into […]

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Crooks steal copper, cause power failure, likely suffer burns

Crooks steal copper, cause power failure, likely suffer burns

| August 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

On August 3, 2014, at approximately 10:00 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Baltimore, Gas and Electric (BGE) substation located in the 700 block of Cabin Branch Lane, Linthicum in reference to a burglary. Upon arrival, officers met with a representative from BGE, who advised that he responded to the substation for […]

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Bogus utility employee robs Linthicum woman

Bogus utility employee robs Linthicum woman

| August 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

On August 1, 2014 at approximately 10:47 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the 200 block of Hammonds Ferry Road in Linthicum for a reported Check Subject call. Upon arrival, officers met with the victim, who advised she was approached by a Hispanic male. The male advised that he worked for a local […]

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Glen Burnie man busted for drugs after family member calls police

Glen Burnie man busted for drugs after family member calls police

| July 28, 2014 | 3 Comments

On July 27th, 2014 at approximately 12:16 am, officers from the Northern District Midnight Shift responded to the 500 block of Wellham Ave., Glen Burnie, Anne Arundel County, Maryland for a report of recovered CDS. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the reporting person who advised discovering a large quantity of marijuana located in a shed […]

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California man indicted on sex charges involving Edgewater girl

California man indicted on sex charges involving Edgewater girl

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

A California man was indicted Friday for sexual solicitation of an Edgewater girl that he met online, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. Murray Lee Chesak, 25, of Ontario, Calif., is charged with four counts of Sexual Solicitation of a Minor, Soliciting Child Pornography and Displaying Obscene Material to a Minor. On March 10, 2014, […]

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2 accidents send 2 to shock trauma with life threatening injuries

2 accidents send 2 to shock trauma with life threatening injuries

| July 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Three motorists are fighting for their lives in shock trauma after being injured in three separate accidents. The details of the two earlier accidents are below.  A third accident, on Route 50 eastbound near St. Margarets Road sent a third person (also on a motorcycle) to shock trauma. Details of the third accident have not […]

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Stupid crook taunts police, captured

Stupid crook taunts police, captured

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

On July 23, 2014, the Anne Arundel County Police Department profiled Roger Ray Ireland during its “#WantedWednesday” feature. Roger Ireland himself then commented on the Facebook thread saying “Y’all will never catch me…” referencing his attempts to continue to elude the police. On July 24, 2014, detectives from the Intelligence Unit followed up on some […]

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Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

Woman indicted in near-fatal bike accident last month

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that 54-year-old Robin Vera Colbert was indicted on 11 counts in a near-fatal collision with two bicyclists near Annapolis last month. Colbert, of Annapolis, is charged with two counts of Second-Degree Assault, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Under the Influence of Alcohol, Causing a Life-Threatening Injury While Impaired […]

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Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

Man leaves 98-year old mother in car while at Maryland Live! casino

| July 22, 2014 | 2 Comments

On July 21, 2014, at 6:37 p.m., officers responded to the parking garage at the Maryland Live! Casino for a 911 call to check the well-being of an elderly female, who was located inside of a truck. A concerned citizen contacted police after seeing the victim inside of the vehicle. The officers located a red Ford […]

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Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

Police seek help in Severna Park strong arm robbery

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

On July 19, 2014, at approximately 3:32 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the 500 block of Jumpers Hole Road in Severna Park for a report of a citizen robbery. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 17-year-old and 18-year-old male victims, who reported that they were in their vehicle and stopped their vehicle […]

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Police make arrests in December’s murder in Odenton

Police make arrests in December’s murder in Odenton

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County police have announced the arrest of two individuals in connection with the murder of Shar-Ron Charles Mason who was shot and killed on December 10, 2013 in his home in Odenton, Maryland. At the time witnesses described a black male in his mid 20s wearing a blue coat and jeans running from the scene. In 2013 […]

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