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Man, 34, killed in shooting near Highlandtown, Baltimore police say

A man was shot to death near the Hebrew Friendship Cemetery, just north of Highlandtown, before dawn Thursday morning, Baltimore police said. The 34-year-old man was shot about 1:47 a.m. in the 3700 block of E. Baltimore St. He was taken to a hospital, where he died from his injuries, according...

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    Baltimore Police investigating photo that appears to show officer asleep in patrol car

    Baltimore Police are investigating a report of an officer sleeping in his patrol car that has been circulating on social media. Police said they were sent a photo of the incident Monday. The picture shows an officer in a black patrol car, who appears to be sleeping. Police spokesman Matt Jablow...

  • Sex charges against substitute teacher may be first of their kind in Anne Arundel County

    Sex charges against substitute teacher may be first of their kind in Anne Arundel County

    The substitute teacher arrested Monday for what police say was a sexual relationship with a student at North County High School was cited under a law amended five years ago to target just such allegations. Anne Arundel County school officials said the woman may be the first county substitute teacher...

  • FBI appoints new head of bureau's Baltimore field office

    FBI appoints new head of bureau's Baltimore field office

    The FBI has named Jennifer C. Boone as the special agent in charge of the bureau’s Baltimore office. Boone will replace Gordon B. Johnson, who was appointed to the job in October 2016 and retired in February. In a news release Friday, the FBI wrote that Boone started her career in Los Angeles in...

  • Baltimore woman pleads guilty to involvement in 'Lex Luthor' fentanyl ring

    Baltimore woman pleads guilty to involvement in 'Lex Luthor' fentanyl ring

    A Baltimore woman faces up to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiring to distribute fentanyl with a drug trafficking organization by the name of “Lex Luthor.” April Wilkes pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute controlled substances, particularly fentanyl, on June 7 in U.S. District...

  • Man's body found in Patapsco Valley State Park near Catonsville

    Man's body found in Patapsco Valley State Park near Catonsville

    Baltimore County Police are investigating after a man’s body was found Sunday evening in Patapsco Valley State Park near Catonsville and Oella, officials said Monday. A woman was walking her dog along a trail in the park and discovered the body around 5 p.m. in the area of River and Thistle roads,...

  • Howard police charge two in Fox's Firearms burglary

    Howard police charge two in Fox's Firearms burglary

    An Annapolis man and a 15-year-old boy from Glen Burnie, who police say rammed a stolen SUV into a gun store in Laurel last week, have been arrested and charged with stealing 18 guns and other charges, Howard County police announced Monday. Both also were charged in a similar case in Montgomery...

  • Police: Substitute teacher arrested, charged after sexual activity with North County High School student

    Police: Substitute teacher arrested, charged after sexual activity with North County High School student

    Anne Arundel County police said they arrested a public schools substitute teacher Monday after she engaged in sexual activity with a North County High School student. Police said they responded June 4 to North County High after a student, who also attends the Center of Applied Technology North,...

  • Maryland millionaire gets 9 years in death of man building nuclear bunker tunnels

    Maryland millionaire gets 9 years in death of man building nuclear bunker tunnels

    A wealthy stock trader was sentenced Monday to nine years in prison for his conviction in the fiery death of a man who was helping him secretly dig tunnels for a nuclear bunker beneath a Maryland home. Daniel Beckwitt, 28, had faced a maximum of 30 years in prison when Montgomery County Circuit...

  • Baltimore 'Running Man' attacked by teen with stick, police say

    Baltimore 'Running Man' attacked by teen with stick, police say

    Baltimore’s “Running Man,” Keith Boissiere, was attacked Friday afternoon while embarking on one of his famous jogs around town, police said. Boissiere, 67, was running along the 600 block of W. North Ave. around 1:20 p.m. when a teen wearing a white shirt and black shorts walked up to him and...

  • Two killed, two injured in overnight shootings, Baltimore police say

    Two killed, two injured in overnight shootings, Baltimore police say

    Two men were killed and two others were injured in shootings overnight, Baltimore police said Monday. Officers responded to a double shooting in the 2400 block of E. Oliver St. in Broadway East at 11:40 p.m., where they found a man shot in the head. Officers found a second victim one block north...

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