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Police investigating potential murder-suicide in Annapolis Junction

Police investigating potential murder-suicide in Annapolis Junction

| December 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 30, 2015 at approximately 1:00 p.m. officers responded to the area of Market Street and Baltimore Street in Annapolis Junction for the discovery of two deceased persons. The bodies of an adult male and an adult female were discovered outside in a fenced lot. Homicide Detectives are on scene and investigating. At this […]

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Deaths ruled murder-suicide in Severn fire, cause of fire is mystery

Deaths ruled murder-suicide in Severn fire, cause of fire is mystery

| December 23, 2015 | 0 Comments

On Thursday, December 10, 2015 at approximately 3:40 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded for a dwelling fire in the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn, Maryland. This residence was under construction due to a previous fire in February 2015. Once fire officials were able to get the fire […]

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Brooklyn man sentenced to 15 years for child porn production

Brooklyn man sentenced to 15 years for child porn production

| December 22, 2015 | 1 Comment

Chief U.S. District Judge Catherine C. Blake sentenced Jason Carpenski, age 28, of Brooklyn, Maryland, to 188 months in prison, followed by lifetime supervised release, for production of child pornography. Chief Judge Blake ordered that upon his release from prison, Carpenski must register as a sex offender in the place where he resides, where he […]

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Pit Bull kills poodle, injures woman in Brooklyn Park

Pit Bull kills poodle, injures woman in Brooklyn Park

| December 22, 2015 | 2 Comments

On December 21, 2015 at approximately 11:30 a.m. officers responded to the 4000 block of Belle Grove Road in Brooklyn Park for an animal incident.  Upon arrival, the officers met with the victim who stated the building was a multi dwelling residence broken up into interior apartments. The victim advised officers that prior to their […]

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Woman arrested for destroying “Black Lives Matter” banner at Annapolis church

Woman arrested for destroying “Black Lives Matter” banner at Annapolis church

| December 21, 2015 | 2 Comments

On December 21, 2015 at approximately 7:30 am, Mrs. Chari Raye McLean took down the “Black Lives Matter” sign that was in front of St. Philips Episcopal Church at 730 Bestgate Road in Annapolis without permission. She advised she took the sign down because she did not believe in the “Black Lives Matter” motto, rather supported “Blue […]

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Glen Burnie man receives 10 years for assault conviction

Glen Burnie man receives 10 years for assault conviction

| December 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams announced 42-year-old Charles Lloyd Poore of Glen Burnie was sentenced last week to 10 years in prison for 2nd degree assault by Anne Arundel Circuit Court Judge, Cathy Vitale.  This is the maximum sentence for 2nd degree assault. “This case was particularly disturbing because this defendant repeatedly assaulted a […]

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Off duty police officer shoots man during attempted robbery with toy gun

Off duty police officer shoots man during attempted robbery with toy gun

| December 19, 2015 | 1 Comment

On Saturday, December 19, 2015 at approximately 1:36 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police Northern District Officers responded to the 100 block of Homewood Road, Linthicum Heights, Maryland for a police involved shooting. An off duty Baltimore City Police Officer reported he was in the area of the 100 block of Homewood Road when he was […]

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Woman murdered prior to fire in Severn home

Woman murdered prior to fire in Severn home

| December 13, 2015 | 2 Comments

This is an update from the Anne Arundel County Police Department for an ongoing investigation into a double fatal fire on Old Camp Meade Road. The deceased white female was positively identified as Diana Lynn Knight a 59 year old female from the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn Maryland.  The Office of the […]

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Additional body recovered in Severn fire, police investigating as suspicious

Additional body recovered in Severn fire, police investigating as suspicious

| December 11, 2015 | 2 Comments

On Thursday, December 10, 2015 at approximately 3:40 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Fire Department responded for a dwelling fire in the 1200 block of Old Camp Meade Road, Severn, Maryland. This residence was under construction due to a previous fire in February 2015. Once fire officials were able to get the fire […]

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Newly adopted dog mauls Severna Park child

Newly adopted dog mauls Severna Park child

| December 11, 2015 | 3 Comments

On December 9, 2015, at approximately 8:00 pm officers responded to the 500 block of Baltimore Annapolis Blvd in Severna Park for an “animal incident.” Upon arrival, officers learned a 5-year-old boy was attacked by a dog that had been adopted from the Anne Arundel County Animal Control Facility earlier in the day. Family members […]

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Takoma Park officer who killed 3 in traffic accident will not be charged criminally

Takoma Park officer who killed 3 in traffic accident will not be charged criminally

| December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Wes Adams issued the following statement regarding the Anne Arundel County Grand Jury decision to decline to indict Tacoma Park Police Officer, Travis Ala, of criminal negligence. Mr. Ala was involved in a motor vehicle collision resulting in 3 fatalities on March 21, 2015. “My office presented the evidence that resulted […]

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Crofton man snaps under-skirt photo of woman in Gambrills Safeway

Crofton man snaps under-skirt photo of woman in Gambrills Safeway

| December 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

On December 7, 2015 at approximately 5:31 pm, officers responded to the Safeway located at 2644 Chapel Lake Drive, Gambrills, in reference to a sex offense. Upon arrival, they spoke with the victim (43yr old female from Gambrills). She advised that while shopping in the store, a male subject approached her with his cell phone. […]

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County releases heroin addiction video

County releases heroin addiction video

| November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Last week County Executive Steve Schuh invited families who have been touched by heroin addiction to preview the “Not My Child” heroin addiction prevention video at the Arundel Center in Annapolis. “As we fight heroin addiction in every corner of our county, we need to continue to educate all of our citizens about how this drug […]

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Police seek public’s help identifying bank robber

Police seek public’s help identifying bank robber

| November 25, 2015 | 1 Comment

On November 17, 2015 at 3:13 pm, officers from the Northern District responded to the Navy Federal Credit Union, 6651 Ritchie Hwy North, for an armed robbery. When officers arrived, they learned that the suspect had approached the teller and produced a handgun and demanded money. The suspect ultimately fled the bank before receiving any […]

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Final suspect in huge drug bust captured in NY

Final suspect in huge drug bust captured in NY

| November 24, 2015 | 0 Comments

Andres Fernandez, the last out-standing suspect in the drug bust announced last month, was arrested in New York yesterday. Anne Arundel County Police Detectives were able to provide possible locations where Fernandez may be hiding to the U.S. Marshals Service, NY/NJ Regional Fugitive Task Force. The Marshals Task Force was able to locate and apprehend […]

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2011 Crofton shooting now considered homicide, police offer $10,000 reward

2011 Crofton shooting now considered homicide, police offer $10,000 reward

| November 24, 2015 | 1 Comment

ORIGINAL On Sunday, August 7, 2011 at approximately 2:22 a.m., Anne Arundel County Police Western District officers responded to the 2000 block of Lower Court , Crofton, Maryland for a shots fired complaint. Upon arrival officers learned through investigation a party was held in the area and during the party shots were fired. While doing […]

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Man craps pants, eludes police and is captured after stealing a pair of shorts

Man craps pants, eludes police and is captured after stealing a pair of shorts

| November 23, 2015 | 1 Comment

On November 23, 2015 at approximately 06:50 am, officers responded to the area of South Carolina Ave near Mountain Road., Pasadena, for a report of a subject sleeping or injured inside of a vehicle in the roadway. Fire Department personnel arrived and began to evaluate the subject when he fled on foot towards Mountain Road. […]

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Glen Burnie man sentenced to 7 years for drug conspiracy

Glen Burnie man sentenced to 7 years for drug conspiracy

| November 21, 2015 | 1 Comment

U.S. District Judge J. Frederick Motz sentenced James Maurice McCants, age 42, of Baltimore, today to 92 months in prison, followed by four years of supervised release, for conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute crack cocaine.  Co-defendants Eddie Eusebio Mateo, age 31, of Pikesville, Maryland, cocaine and Robert Bookhamer, age 37, of […]

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Teen masturbates into refrigerator in Laurel burglary

Teen masturbates into refrigerator in Laurel burglary

| November 16, 2015 | 1 Comment

On October 5, 2015, the Anne Arundel County Police Department began investigating a residential burglary in the 3400 block of Old Annapolis Road in Laurel, Maryland where an electronic tablet was stolen. The victim then installed an interior camera system in their home to capture any other burglaries. On November 7, 2015, the Anne Arundel […]

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Juvenile brothers charged in Lothian adbduction

Juvenile brothers charged in Lothian adbduction

| November 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

On November 8, 2015 at approximately 2:50 p.m., officers responded to the 5600 block of Southern Maryland Blvd in Lothian for a CDS Violation. A few minutes later the complainant called 911 again and reported that he had two young children with him, they were now safe, but they had possibly been abducted by several […]

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Pasadena crash kills 2, injures 8

Pasadena crash kills 2, injures 8

| November 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

On October 31st 2015 at 1030pm officers responded to Solley Rd near Chestnut Springs Lane for a report of a three vehicle head-on crash with two fatalities. Investigation revealed vehicle #1 was traveling southbound on Solley Rd when it failed to remain right of center on a slight curve in the roadway. Vehicle #1 struck […]

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Fatal crash claims life of Glen Burnie man

Fatal crash claims life of Glen Burnie man

| October 31, 2015 | 0 Comments

On October 31st, 2015 at approximately 3:45am officers responded to a single vehicle crash on the exit ramp from MD Rt. 695 east onto MD Rt. 10 south (Arundel Expressway). Preliminary investigation revealed that a silver Nissan Xterra SUV, operated by Brian Michael Tiesi , 29 of Glen Burnie,  was exiting from eastbound MD Rt. […]

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