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Man fatally shot near Clifton Park Monday night

A man was shot and killed Monday night in northeast Baltimore, police said.

Around 10:50 p.m., officers responded to the rear of the 2700 block of Tivoly Avenue in Clifton Park for report of a shooting.

James Anderson, 23, of the 1500 block of Kenhill Avenue, was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the head and torso, police said. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Hospital where he died.

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Edgewater man charged with DUI after crash with Maryland State Police trooper

An Edgewater man was charged with driving under the influence Sunday night following a crash with a Maryland State Police trooper near the Bay Bridge. 

Several citizens called police at about 7 p.m.

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Stray bullets again strike bystanders in city

The shooting of a 9-year-old girl outside her home in Waverly on Sunday afternoon was just the latest in recent weeks in which an innocent bystander was caught by stray gunfire, prompting exasperated residents and city officials to ask whether people have become numb to the violence.

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Supreme Court reinstates 1995 murder conviction of Baltimore cop

The U.S. Supreme Court reinstated Monday the life sentence of a former Baltimore police sergeant for killing his young mistress nearly two decades ago, after Maryland's highest court overturned his first-degree murder conviction last year.

James Kulbicki was convicted in the 1993 execution-style murder of Gina Nueslein, a 22-year-old Royal Farms clerk.

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Crime roundup: 'Selfie' arsonist indicted; man doused in alcohol, burned

This roundup of crime briefs from around the area isn't meant to be a comprehensive compilation of Maryland crime news, but a snapshot of some of the newsworthy incidents from across our region.

Here's a look at some of the crime that's happened recently in our coverage area:

ANNE ARUNDELA pair of twins is charged with robbing a bank in Severna Park, police said.

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Father charged in infant's death

A 23-year-old man has been charged with murder in the Saturday death of his 5-month-old daughter, police said Monday.

According to police, Jeffery McKinney confessed to placing a pillow over the face of his daughter, Noran Lee Torbet, after he became frustrated when she would not stop crying. McKinney was charged with second-degree murder, assault and child abuse.

About 5 p.m.

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