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Jessica Anderson

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Jessica Anderson started at The Sun in March 2010, writing about a little bit of everything as the night rewrite reporter. She now covers breaking stories across the region with the morning news desk. 

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  • 'Sealant Saturday' event provides free dental work for children

    'Sealant Saturday' event provides free dental work for children

    Over the buzz of oral suction devices, Annette M. Russell spoke to two dental hygiene program students as they used a light to set sealant they just applied to several teeth of their young patient. Russell, the program director of the dental hygiene program at Baltimore City Community College,...

  • Woman holds out hope missing daughter, granddaughter will return home

    Woman holds out hope missing daughter, granddaughter will return home

    Margaret Tucker continues to hold out hope that her daughter and eldest granddaughter will return home safe after they were reported missing earlier this month. "I hope they are alive and unharmed if that's possible," Tucker said of her daughter, Joanna Clark, 33, and her granddaughter, Nicole,...

  • Man injured in carjacking in North Baltimore Saturday

    Man injured in carjacking in North Baltimore Saturday

    Two suspects armed with BB guns shot a man before taking off in his car near the Johns Hopkins University Homewood campus early Saturday morning, according to an alert from university officials. The victim was shot in the right shoulder and left arm after two suspects approached him as he was getting...

  • Father raises concern about son's arrest in Baltimore County after video surfaces

    Father raises concern about son's arrest in Baltimore County after video surfaces

    Baltimore County police are reviewing an incident in which an officer responded to a fight involving teenagers near Woodlawn High School. Police spokeswoman Officer Jennifer Peach said officers were called at 2:36 p.m. Wednesday to the 1800 block of Woodlawn Drive for a call of a large fight in...

  • P.G. man shot after nearly hitting Howard police officer with vehicle

    P.G. man shot after nearly hitting Howard police officer with vehicle

    A Howard County police officer shot a Prince George's County man who nearly struck the officer with a vehicle early Friday morning, the department said. Tremayne Middleton Dorsey, 38, of Temple Hills was in critical but stable condition Friday afternoon at Maryland Shock Trauma Center. The officer...

  • Teen who brought gun to Perry Hall High charged as an adult

    Teen who brought gun to Perry Hall High charged as an adult

    Baltimore County police charged a 17-year-old Perry Hall High School student as an adult Friday after he brought a loaded handgun to school the day before. Police said Christopher James Engles brought his grandfather's gun to school Thursday. A student reported it to a school resource officer, who...

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