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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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  • Dozens gather in Harbor East to remember Katyn massacre victims

    Dozens gather in Harbor East to remember Katyn massacre victims

    Several dozen people, including Baltimore leaders and Polish dignitaries, gathered in Harbor East on Saturday to remember the 22,000 people killed in the Katyn Forest Massacre in 1940. In 1990, the Soviet Union acknowledged committing mass executions of Polish citizens. Since then, memorials and...

  • City firefighters respond to 2-alarm fire at a vacant house Sunday

    City firefighters respond to 2-alarm fire at a vacant house Sunday

    A two-alarm fire broke out at a vacant rowhome early Sunday morning in Southwest Baltimore, the fire department said. Firefighters were called just after 2 a.m. to the 2000 block of Frederick Avenue, where a three-story vacant home had caught fire. A video posted to Twitter by the fire union showed...

  • Former city prosecutor pleads guilty to child pornography

    Former city prosecutor pleads guilty to child pornography

    A former Baltimore prosecutor who helped supervise the juvenile division of the city state's attorney's office faces at least one year in prison for a child pornography charge. Patrick Moran, 40, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Baltimore County Circuit Court to a single count of possession with intent...

  • Classes begin on time Tuesday at the University of Maryland after fire closed campus

    Classes begin on time Tuesday at the University of Maryland after fire closed campus

    Classes resumed at the University of Maryland Tuesday, the day after a five-alarm fire broke out at a College Park apartment complex. University officials said on Twitter that classes would start on time Tuesday morning. Afternoon classes were canceled Monday after the massive fire broke out at...

  • Woman dead after fire breaks out at home in Overlea

    Woman dead after fire breaks out at home in Overlea

    One woman died in a single-alarm fire at a home in Overlea late Monday night, county officials said. The victim, a 34-year-old woman, was taken to a local hospital and later died, said police spokeswoman Natalie Litofsky. The victim's name was being withheld pending family notification, she said....

  • Baltimore County police shoot passenger in stolen vehicle driven by wanted suspect

    Baltimore County police shoot passenger in stolen vehicle driven by wanted suspect

    A Baltimore County police officer shot a woman during the pursuit of a stolen vehicle in Windsor Mill on Friday night, the department said. The woman was a passenger in a stolen car driven by a 23-year-old man, who county police said is wanted in multiple jurisdictions. The department did not release...

  • Practice makes perfect, as church ushers work on their skills

    Practice makes perfect, as church ushers work on their skills

    Colette McCorvey called out commands as she led a group of church ushers through their paces. "When you're getting attention, grab the knot of your tie. Ladies, you have to pretend you have a tie," she said, as members of the group clutched their right hands at the neck. "Can I get a signal for...

  • Baltimore police identify teen, man killed in shootings this week

    Baltimore police on Friday identified two men killed in shootings this week. Police said Rominico Roland, 39, was the victim found fatally shot in West Baltimore on Tuesday night. Police found Roland in the 3000 block of Presstman Street in the Rosemont neighborhood. Police said he was found wearing...

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