Friday, January 11, 2013
Three men were arrested near Belair Road in Fullerton while a fourth one fled in a vehicle.
Four Harford County men were arrested and charged in connection with a pair of burglaries at shops in Fullerton and Towson Thursday morning. Sean Michael Hensley, 18, of the 1600 block of Swallow Crest Drive in Edgewood; Emmanuel Okey Ogbuli, 23, of the 1800 block of Eloise Lane in Edgewood; and Rickey Louis Dangerfield, 19, of the 1400 block of Skillman Road in Abingdon were arrested at the scene of the crime, according to police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathleen Batton. A search of online court records shows that all three men face charges of second- and fourth-degree burglary, attempted second-degree burglary and malicious destruction of property. Dangerfield faces an additional count of fourth-degree burglary, and Ogbuli faces an additional …
Monday, December 10, 2012
The attack occurred in the 900 block of Taylor Avenue Thursday morning.
Eight people robbed a Parkville woman of $480 Thursday morning. A group of men and women wearing backpacks attacked the woman at around 7:30 a.m. in the 900 block of Taylor Avenue, according to a Baltimore County Police Department report. The robbers reportedly grabbed the woman's arms and stole a bag with a money order for $480 from her. The robbers then got on an MTA bus traveling toward Loch Raven Boulevard.
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Baltimore County police said a 16-year-old Baltimore boy driving a stolen vehicle attempted to run over the officer.
A 16-year-old Baltimore boy was arrested following a Towson pursuit that left a Baltimore County police officer injured. Antonio Rashad Green, 16, of the 1000 block of Woodson Road in Baltimore, was charged as an adult with 11 counts including attempted second-degree murder, assault of a law enforcement officer, vehicle theft and fourth-degree burglary. The officer stopped a 2003 white Dodge Caravan traveling without headlights on Bristol Road near Stoneleigh Road at 1:27 a.m. Saturday. Police said the vehicle was driven by Green, according to a county police statement. After stopping, Green reversed and rammed the vehicle into the front of the police car with the officer still inside, according to police. Green then allegedly sped off …
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Ricky Marion Bostic, 44, is accused of several local burglaries.
(Update 12:40 p.m.)—A Towson man accused of two sexual assaults is facing more charges for burglaries. Ricky Marion Bostic, 44, of the 200 block of Towsontown Court, was charged after a search of his home, following a July 19 arrest, uncovered property belonging to additional burglary victims, Baltimore County police announced. A Nintendo Wii and accessories that were stolen from a home in the unit block of East Burke Avenue between May 31 and June 9 were recovered at Bostic's home, police said. A laptop stolen from a home in the 200 block of Towsonton Boulevard on March 14 was allegedly also found. The arrest occured after a 38-year-old woman discovered a man trying to open a sliding glass door at her home in the 100 block of Versailles …
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Alsawab Sawab, 27, died after he was shot on Sunday.
While the investigation continues, Baltimore County police have determined that the murder of 27-year-old Alsawab Sawab was not random. Sawab was found shot inside his apartment in the 7000 block of Lachlan Circle in Towson. He later died at Sinai Hospital. No arrests have been made and no suspect information is available, according to a statement from police. However, officials noted there were no signs of forced entry. Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at (410)-307-2020. Stay with Patch for updates on this story.
Monday, November 12, 2012
A 15-year-old boy was attacked near Hillsway Avenue and Perring Parkway.
A 15-year-old boy was attacked by robbers after they stole his phone. According to a Baltimore County police report, the boy gave the robbers his phone, valued at $200, near the 6800 block of McClean Boulevard on Tuesday night. Police said that on Nov. 6, the robbers and boy then walked near Hillsway Avenue and Perring Parkway, where the robbers—described as men in their twenties—struck the boy twice in the face. The robbers fled on Sindall Road, the report reads. It's unclear from the report whether the boy was coerced into giving up his phone or into walking to the second location. The police department's office of communications is closed on Monday in observance of Veterans Day. No further information is available.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
The burglar broke in through a church chapel window.
A burglar made off with an unusual haul after breaking into a Loch Raven church. Between 10 p.m. Friday and 7 a.m. Saturday, the burglar forced open a rear window at a Babcock Presbyterian Church chapel, according to a Baltimore County police report. The burglar then stole a poker chip holder containing 50 bronze sobriety medallions. No further information is available.
Friday, October 12, 2012
Frank Theodore Williams and William Ward III were convicted in a September trial
A Baltimore County judge said Friday that each of the two men convicted in a fatal Towson shooting last December should spend the "balance of his natural life" behind bars. Judge Robert E. Cahill sentenced Frank Theodore Williams, 32, of Baltimore Highlanda and William Ward III, 45, of Baltimore to life without parole for the first-degree murder conviction as a result of their roles in the fatal December shooting at Towson Town Center. "Wherever life takes either of these defendants ... there will be violence, brutality and bloodshed," Cahill said in handing down his sentence. During the hearing, prosecutor Robin Coffin read from a letter from an aunt of Pridget, which described the slain teen as a boy who faced many challenges, including …
Thursday, October 11, 2012
William Ward III and Frank Theodore Williams were convicted on murder charges last month.
Two men convicted for their roles in a fatal December shooting at Towson Town Center will face sentencing Friday. William Ward III and Frank Theodore Williams were both convicted of first-degree murder and conspiracy charges in Baltimore County Circuit Court in September. Both men could face up to life in prison. Judge Robert E. Cahill Jr. will preside over the pair's sentencing in the Friday morning hearing. Prosecutors said Ward, 45, of Baltimore and Williams, 32, of Baltimore Highlands were part of a group that followed Baltimore teen Rodney Vest Pridget through Towson Town Center before alleged gunman Tyrone Brown shot eight times outside Nordstrom on Dec. 19, during the height of the holiday shopping season. Surveillance footage and …
Tuesday, October 9, 2012
The attack occurred when the man was walking to his car in the 6600 block of Collinsdale Road.
A man was attacked with a knife during a Thursday morning robbery. Around 8 a.m., the man was walking toward his car parked in the 6600 block of Collinsdale Road when he was approached by two men in their late teens to early twenties, according to a Baltimore County police report. The robbers put a knife to the man's throat and said "you know what time it is" and "kick it out." The man gave the robbers $60 in cash and a cellphone valued at $50, police said. When the robbers appeared distracted, the man slapped the arm of the robber holding the knife. That robber then made a jabbing motion with the knife before slashing the man's left forearm. The robbers fled the scene on foot, according to the report.