Tag: Murder

Police investigating daylight armed robbery in West Annapolis

Police investigating daylight armed robbery in West Annapolis

| October 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Annapolis police are investigating an armed robbery that took place yesterday afternoon in the usually quiet West Annapolis. According to police, the adult male victim was walking in the area of the 700 block of Melvin Avenue around 545pm when he was approached from behind by two adult male suspects.  One suspect appeared to have […]

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Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

Hyattsville man arrested in murder of Nicole Burgess

| September 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

UPDATE:  Full release from Anne Arundel County Police Department: Since the murder occurred, the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit has worked diligently to solve the murder of Nicole Burgess. Homicide detectives interviewed countless witnesses and sorted through numerous pieces of evidence. Evidence from the crime scene was pieced together. That was coupled with […]

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Sexual assault, shots fired in Annapolis

Sexual assault, shots fired in Annapolis

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

A woman was sexually assaulted and shots were fired with bullets landing in two homes in separate incidents in Annapolis on September 2nd. Suspects in all three incidents are still at large. Sexual Assault 09/02 at 1:48am:  The adult female victim was in the wooded area next to the bridge when a man she is […]

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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 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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Police investigating shooting at Ferndale Royal Farms

Police investigating shooting at Ferndale Royal Farms

| May 3, 2014 | 1 Comment

On May 3, 2014 at approximately 1:12 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Royal Farms store located at the 7200 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard for a report of a shooting that had just occurred. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, a 20 year old male from Severn, who was suffering from […]

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Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

Man sentenced to 45 years for botched Annapolis robbery

| April 14, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced today that Darius Cameron, 28, was sentenced to 45 years in prison for the attempted murder of store employees during a 2011 botched robbery at an Annapolis Spanish grocery store. Cameron, of Glen Burnie, will be on supervised probation for five years following his release. The […]

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Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

Eric Banks sentenced to 30 years for Glen Burnie Murder

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

Anne Arundel County State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced  that a jury found Eric Banks guilty of second-degree murder in the January 2013 killing of Darren Bell in the Marley Neck area of Glen Burnie. Anne Arundel County Circuit Court Judge Philip Caroom sentenced Banks to the maximum 30 years in prison following the verdict. […]

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Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

Annapolis man arrested on child sex abuse charges

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

On March 20, 2014 detectives from the Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Criminal Investigation Division received information in reference to reports of a possible child sex abuse. During the course of the investigation, evidence was obtained that Andrew Dickinson Grabau had sexually abused a child over a several month period in 2013. Grabau had been […]

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Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

Armed robbery at Annapolis 7 Eleven

| March 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

This morning at about 3:15am, two men entered the 7 Eleven at the corner of Bay Ridge and Edgewood Roads.  One of them jumped over the counter and displayed a handgun. Both men took money, packs of Newport cigarettes, and Dutch Master cigars from the business. An employee’s purse and cell phone were also stolen.  […]

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Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

Annapolis police arrest two in 2013 murder

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Annapolis Police detectives arrested two suspects in the 2013 killing of John Ray on March 16th and 18th closing Annapolis’ only unsolved murder from April of last year. Tahzay Brown, 24, of Glen Burnie was arrested on March 16th and charged with first and second degree murder, first and second degree assault, armed robbery, use of a firearm in a violent […]

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Savvas Pantelides has history of legal troubles

Savvas Pantelides has history of legal troubles

| March 13, 2014 | 1 Comment

Savvas Pantelides, cousin of Annapolis Mayor Mike Pantelides, has had a long history with law enforcement in the County.  Savvas (sometimes spelled Saavas) was first arrested when he turned 18 for trespassing and resisting arrest. Any citations issues while a juvenile are sealed. Most recently, he was arrested for attempted murder surrounding an incident that […]

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Annapolis Mayor’s cousin charged with attempted murder

Annapolis Mayor’s cousin charged with attempted murder

| March 13, 2014 | 4 Comments

On January 20th at 10pm officers responded to the area of 20 Silopanna Road for a report of an armed robbery. When they arrived they located Brett Shumaker, 32, of Harwood seated on the roadway suffering from gun shot wounds. Shumaker was walking on the footbridge in the area when he was approached by two […]

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Police make arrest in Halloween murder

Police make arrest in Halloween murder

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

On October 31, 2013, at approximately 7:45 p.m.., officers from the Western District responded to a parking lot in the 7400 block of Railroad Avenue in Harmans for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers and fire personnel located a male victim in his 40’s suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the upper […]

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Crofton man found guilty of murder

Crofton man found guilty of murder

| February 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

An Anne Arundel County jury this afternoon found Michael Stahlnecker guilty of First-Degree Murder and Use of a Handgun in a Felony in the November 2012 killing of John Patrick Ryan, State’s Attorney Anne Colt Leitess announced. Leitess, who prosecuted the case, will seek a sentence of life without parole. Sentencing is scheduled for May […]

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Jersey cop in road rage murder case alleges misconduct by MSP and State’s Attorney

Jersey cop in road rage murder case alleges misconduct by MSP and State’s Attorney

| February 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

On June 9, 2013, Detective Joseph Walker, an 18-year law enforcement veteran, was traveling home to New Jersey in the family minivan with his wife and three young children from a trip near Annapolis, Maryland. As described in court filings, while making a left hand turn to enter onto a highway, the driver of another […]

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Scorned Boyfriend Charged With Attempted Murder In Annapolis

Scorned Boyfriend Charged With Attempted Murder In Annapolis

| January 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

On January 30, 2014 officers from the Southern District responded to 116 Defense Highway Annapolis, Maryland. The initial call was for a check subject. The caller indicated that the person had a head injury and was naked from the waist down. Upon arrival officers were able to determine that the person was the victim and […]

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UPDATE: Downtown Stabbing In Annapolis

UPDATE: Downtown Stabbing In Annapolis

| December 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

This is an update to an earlier story regarding a stabbing and a fight in Downtown Annapolis late Friday evening or early Saturday morning. Main Street Stabbing The Annapolis Police Department has released a synopsis of the stabbing that occurred on Friday night which we reported yesterday. Larry Mason, 33, of Annapolis was arrested for […]

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Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

Wife Charged In Laurel Murder Of Soldier

| December 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

On December 13, 2013 at approximately 10:30 a.m. officers responded to 8388 Frostwood Road in Laurel, Anne Arundel County, Maryland to check the well being of the occupants of the residence. Upon making entry (gained with the assistance of a landlord) officers encountered a deceased male within the residence. The male within the home has […]

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Edgewater Teen Attempts To Thwart Theft Of Fedex Package

Edgewater Teen Attempts To Thwart Theft Of Fedex Package

| October 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

On October 29, 2013, at approximately 4:30 p.m., officers from the Southern District responded to a residence in the 900 block of Holly Avenue in Edgewater for a report of a theft. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 15-year-old male victim, who reported observing a male suspect stealing a FedEx package from the front steps […]

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Man Shot As He Exits Glen Burnie Sunoco Gas Station

Man Shot As He Exits Glen Burnie Sunoco Gas Station

| September 24, 2013 | 1 Comment

On September 24, 2013, at approximately 1:04 a.m., officers from the Eastern District responded to the 400 block of Secret Bend in Glen Burnie for a reported shooting. Upon arrival, officers spoke with the 21-year-old male victim from Millersville, Maryland, who indicated that he was shot while he was a passenger in a vehicle at […]

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