Tag: Child Abuse

Body Of Murdered Annapolis Baby Found

Body Of Murdered Annapolis Baby Found

| February 8, 2013 | 1 Comment

Late Thursday night Annapolis police officers recovered the body of two year old Kassidey Booth, who was killed by her mother, Chelsea Booth, earlier this week. After the Annapolis Police Department became aware the victim was missing Chelsea Booth admitted she killed her daughter and disposed of her body in a dumpster.  Annapolis police detectives […]

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Mother Abandons 2-Month Old Infant, Flees To Virginia With Daughters

Mother Abandons 2-Month Old Infant, Flees To Virginia With Daughters

| August 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

On August 6, 2012, at approximately 12:15 p.m., officers from the Northern District responded to an address in the 700 block of Marley Avenue in Glen Burnie for a report of a missing infant about the same time that Western District officers were responding to a report of an infant recovered outside of the Grace […]

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World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

| June 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

The public is encouraged to wear purple on June 15, the 7th annual World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, which calls attention to the mistreatment of older adults and to highlight the need for appropriate action. The theme this year is “My World…Your World…Our World – Free of Elder Abuse. The Anne Arundel County Department of […]

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Glen Burnie High Teacher Arrested: Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Minor

Glen Burnie High Teacher Arrested: Charged With Sexual Abuse Of Minor

| December 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

Update:  The following are statements issued by Patricia Nalley, President of the Anne Arundel County Board of Education, Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, Superintendent of schools, and Vicki Plitt, Principal of Glen Burnie High School.  Additionally, the school sent home a letter to parents this afternoon explaining the situation. Statement of Board President Patricia R. Nalley […]

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Virts Background

Virts Background

| March 26, 2010 | 0 Comments

Familiar With Violence, Jail Certainly good people do bad things at times. Last week, Anne Arundel County Police were searching for Thomas Virts who was wanted for beating his 6 week old infant son. With a few days, thanks to many news outlets who carried the story, Virts was captuerd in a school parking lot. […]

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Virts Captured

Virts Captured

| March 19, 2010 | 3 Comments

Owing to the power of the Internet and the widespread publicity, Thomas Virts was captured a day after his photo was published! On March 18, 2010, at approximately 3:30 p.m., detectives took Thomas Virts into custody without incident on the parking lot of Belle Grove Elementary in Brooklyn Park.

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Thomas Virts, Where Are You?

Thomas Virts, Where Are You?

| March 17, 2010 | 3 Comments

AA Police Have Warrant For Child Abuse On March 9, 2010, AA Police responded to the Baltimore Washington Medical Center for a report of a sick/injured male infant. Upon arrival, officers learned that a six-week-old child was admitted to the hospital and suffering from apparent head trauma. The child was later transported via helicopter to […]

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Child Abuse Ruled Homicide

Child Abuse Ruled Homicide

| August 18, 2009 | 1 Comment

3 Year Old Child Dies Of Injuries, Coroner Rules It Homicide From an Anne Arundel County Police Department release: On August 7, 2009, at approximately 3:00 p.m., officers from the Western District responded to the Johns Hopkins Hospital Pediatric Unit for a child abuse complaint. Upon arrival, officers learned that the three-year-old male victim, Charles […]

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