Rochelle Washington and Latresa Scaff say they were inspired to share their story of a sexual encounter as teens with the musician R. Kelly after witnesses came forward to help solve Scaff's son's murder in Baltimore.
A judge has ordered Marquel Carter, who goes by his viral internet persona “Plainpotatoess,” to avoid several individuals and 20 local businesses in the Mount Vernon, Canton and Federal Hill neighborhoods.
When Officer Joshua Jackson clocks out of his shift with Baltimore Police Department’s Central District, he becomes “Saint, the Rapping Cop” — a recording artist who writes rap songs about his passion for law enforcement.
White Marsh Mall and The Avenue at White Marsh both announced Thursday a new curfew for teens under the age of 18, who will no longer be allowed on the premises without an adult age 21 or over after 5 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays.
Baltimore County Police said late Tuesday night that they have arrested Kevin Dipietrantonio, 51, in connection with the shooting death of his wife Janice Lynn Dipietrantonio, 47, of the 1700 block of Brookview Road in Dundalk.
Even after her stepmother, Jacquelyn Smith, was brutally murdered in December, Valeria Smith never mentioned the killing to a potential investor she was courting to support her various business ventures. The 28-year-old woman even lied on social media about the investor becoming her partner.
Advocates with YAPWORX, which operates nationwide, seek to address the hurdles facing young people who’ve been involved in the justice program, are facing substance abuse, mental health and trauma-related problems.
An open letter signed by 14 local advocacy groups is urging Mayor Catherine Pugh to clarify Baltimore’s inconsistent enforcement of cannabis laws by directing the new police commissioner to stop arresting people for low-level marijuana offenses.