Karen Anderson

Homeless man admits to killing another homeless man in Glen Burnie

A homeless man was sentenced to four years in prison Thursday, after his admission that he fatally stabbed another homeless man in a dispute outside a fast-food restaurant in Glen Burnie.

Anne Arundel County prosecutor Karen Anderson-Scott told Circuit Judge Paul A. Hackner that last Dec. 18, Roland Michael Long, 40, was scouring the homeless camp off Eighth Avenue and Baltimore-Annapolis Boulevard for James Anthony Liberto, telling people he "was going to kill Jimmy" and he was "tired of Jimmy dissing him." He had a knife, she said.

That evening, Long was inside a McDonald's at the nearby Cromwell Station Shopping Center when Liberto, 43, tapped on the...