After spending 14 years traveling the globe in his work with Catholic Relief Services (CRS), Westminster resident Brian Backe jumped at the chance to help farmers in Uganda when the charity reached out to him in retirement.
A Montgomery County man faces charges of first- and second-degree assault after he allegedly tried to hit a woman with a baseball bat and run her over with his vehicle in Sykesville Dec. 5, police say.
A Manchester 14-year-old has been charged as an adult after she plotted with her 13-year-old boyfriend to kill a relative of his as part of a “kill list” and then commit suicide, according to the Carroll County State’s Attorney’s Office.
The Carroll County commissioners said they support the idea of getting more schools employees trained on how to administer an overdose-reversal drug, but they disagree with the school system’s proposal on how to do so.
A police report revealed that the Taneytown man charged with attempted murder after a 16-year-old was shot in a home invasion Tuesday also allegedly held a firearm against the heads of other occupants in the Taneytown home.
The teens accused of assaulting a Mount Airy man who later died from his injuries sustained at the Great Frederick Fair will continue to be held in detention as they await waiver petition hearings that will determine whether they are charged as adults, a Frederick County judge determined Tuesday.