Christina Tkacik

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Christina Tkacik is a multimedia journalist specializing in video, photography and social media. She worked at National Geographic in Washington and A Magazine in Beirut. Christina holds a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Virginia and a master’s degree in media studies from American University of Beirut. 

Recent Articles

  • Harford County man charged with possessing, distributing child porn, police say

    Harford County man charged with possessing, distributing child porn, police say

    A Harford County man has been charged with possession and distribution of child pornography, according to Maryland State Police. An investigation by the state police computer crimes unit into child pornography distribution that began in August led to Jeffrey Roger Forwood, 49, of Bel Air, authorities...

  • Man stabbed employee at drugstore, city police say

    Man stabbed employee at drugstore, city police say

    Baltimore police are looking for a man who allegedly tried to rob a CVS and then stabbed an employee Tuesday. Around 6 p.m., the suspect tried to shoplift an electric razor and two knee braces from the CVS in the 100 block of N. Wolfe St. near Johns Hopkins Hospital, according to police. When confronted...

  • Smoke in cockpit forces emergency landing at Carroll County airport

    Smoke in cockpit forces emergency landing at Carroll County airport

    Smoke in the cockpit of an airplane forced an emergency landing Wednesday night at Carroll County Regional Airport, according to the Westminster Fire Department. A bird hit the single propeller of a four-person plane carrying three passengers to New Jersey from Roanoke, Va., around 9 p.m., said...

  • Baltimore man charged in shooting of two women

    Baltimore man charged in shooting of two women

    A 66-year-old city man has been arrested and charged with attempted murder in the shooting of two women Oct. 14, police said. The victims, both 19, were sitting in a car parked on the 3900 block of Norfolk Ave. in Forest Park when they were shot, police said. The two were dropped off at Sinai Hospital....

  • School bus driver charged with DUI on way to pick up students

    School bus driver charged with DUI on way to pick up students

    A school bus driver on his way to pick up students from a Queen Anne’s County school Tuesday afternoon was arrested for driving under the influence, according to state police. Two motorists called 911 after witnessing a school bus driving erratically on U.S. 50 near Kent Narrows, police said. State...

  • Two killed in separate city shootings

    Two killed in separate city shootings

    Two men were killed Tuesday afternoon in shootings in Northwest and West Baltimore, police said, bringing the total number of homicides this year to 289. Around 2:20 p.m., a 25-year-old man was shot in the 1000 block of W. North Ave. in Reservoir Hill, according to police. The man was taken to...

  • Man and woman arrested, charged in Perry Hall bank robbery

    Man and woman arrested, charged in Perry Hall bank robbery

    A man and a woman were arrested and charged Monday in connection with a robbery at a SunTrust Bank branch on Belair Road in Perry Hall, Baltimore County police said. A man identified as Matthew Dale Bush, 38, of Bear, Del., entered the bank around 11:50 a.m. Monday and displayed a note to the teller...

  • Man arrested in stabbing of Reisterstown resident on ICC ramp

    Man arrested in stabbing of Reisterstown resident on ICC ramp

    A Laurel man has been arrested in the stabbing of a Reisterstown man during an incident last week on the ramp from the Intercounty Connector to northbound Interstate 95, according to Maryland State Police. Ronald Paul, 49, who was driving a gray Ford truck, was trying to pass stopped traffic on...