Wednesday, May 22, 2013
The Harford County Sheriff's Office partnered with agencies from Baltimore to California in the investigation that snared 15 people..
Two Middle River men are among the 15 people facing charges after a two-year drug smuggling investigation that spanned from California to Maryland, the Harford County Sheriff's Office announced Wednesday. The Harford County Task Force filed charges against 15 individuals—from Bel Air, Middle River, Havre de Grace, Aberdeen, White Marsh, Nottingham, Towson, Edgewood and California—after extensive operations that included wire-tapping and undercover police work, the sheriff's office said. In addition to the arrests, the investigation led to the seizure of 140 pounds of marijuana, 20 guns, 14 vehicles and more than $140,000 in cash, police said. Tips from citizens were critical, according to the sheriff. “Drug investigations typically begin …
Friday, March 1, 2013
The shooting occurred early in the morning of March 1.
Police detectives continue to investigate a shooting that occurred early this morning near the Victory Villa neighborhood of Middle River. Joseph Thorpe, 27, of the unit block of Glenwood Road in Essex was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in critical condition following the shooting, according to a news release from the Baltimore County Police Department. Police and EMS responded to the area of Middle River and Compass Roads around 12:03 a.m. Mar. 1 and found Thorpe lying in the road with a gunshot wound to the back of his head in addition to other traumatic injuries, the release states. Anyone with information about this case should call police at 410-307-2020.
Saturday, January 12, 2013
A 17-year-old victim was attacked and stabbed at Compass and Sherman roads.
Baltimore County police officials are asking the public for help in investigating a stabbing that took place in Middle River on Saturday. Police were dispatched to the area of Compass and Sherman roads in Middle River at about 4:10 p.m. about a reported stabbing. A 17-year-old male victim told officers he was attacked and stabbed by two unknown male suspects. The victim was taken to a local hospital in serious conditions with injuries that were not thought to be life-threatening. Police officials are continuing to investigate the incident. Anyone with information i asked to call the Baltimore County Police Department, 410-307-2020.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
A police helicopter chased a man on a motorcycle along Pulaski Highway Tuesday evening.
UPDATE (11:35 a.m., Dec. 12)—A man on a motorcycle led police on a chase from Harford County to White Marsh Tuesday evening, Baltimore County police confirmed. Starting at about 7:19 p.m., a Baltimore County police helicopter began pursuing a motorcyclist along Pulaski Highway, U.S. Route 40, in Joppatowne. The chase continued to Perry Hall Boulevard outside White Marsh Mall. There, Baltimore County police joined in searching for the man inside of White Marsh Mall, according to Cpl. Cathleen Batton, a Baltimore County police spokeswoman. Police were unable to find the man, who may have received a ride to the Middle River area. No further details about the suspect or why police were chasing him were available Wednesday morning. Several …
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The incident occurred early Tuesday morning.
Baltimore County Police have identified a man accused of robbing and stabbing another man outside the Middle River Inn early Tuesday morning. Christopher Eney, 36, of the unit block of Contact Court in Middle River, was arrested and charged with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault and armed robbery, according to police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathleen Batton. Eney is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $75,000 bond. Police said that around 1 a.m. Tuesday, Eney and another man robbed a third man of prescription pain medication outside the Middle River Inn in the 2300 block of Old Eastern Avenue. During the robbery, Eney allegedly stabbed the victim. The victim then apparently stabbed the other robber, police said…
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Police say the incident occurred early Tuesday morning.
Two men were injured in a robbery in Middle River early Tuesday morning. Police said that a man was walking in the 2300 block of Old Eastern Avenue around 1 a.m. Tuesday, when he was approached by two men who robbed him of prescription pain medication in the roadway. During the robbery the victim was stabbed by one of the robbers and the victim also stabbed one of his assailants, said police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathleen Batton. Both of the robbers then ran off—one was apprehended a short time later, and the other was found at Franklin Square Hospital where he was receiving treatment for his injuries, Batton said. The victim was also transported to Franklin Square Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatning injuries, she said. Charges are …