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Crime Roundup: Man charged after being hit by car; pizza shop arsonist jailed

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:

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A Brooklyn Park man accused of setting a pizza restaurant on fire to cover up a burglary was sentenced Monday to nearly six years in federal prison.

A Severn man was arrested Friday on human trafficking charges after the Maryland State Police Child Recovery Unit located a missing 17-year-old girl, police said.

Police arrested four people and seized heroin and cocaine Monday afternoon during a drug bust in Crofton.

A Baltimore teenager accused in the fatal stabbing of another teen after the Ravens 2013 Super Bowl victory parade agreed Tuesday to a plea deal that allowed him to avoid more jail time.

A Baltimore County officer pled guilty in a drug case.

Prosecutors have charged six people with animal cruelty in connection with a January raid that shut down the city's oldest — and one of the last remaining — arabber horse stables.

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Baltimore Police commanders scrambled Saturday to redeploy officers to hot spots across the city after a burst of violence claimed three more lives, including the 29-year-old nephew of City Council President Bernard C. "Jack" Young.

A Lutherville man and Pennsylvania hospital surgical resident was charged with exposing himself to Muhlenberg College students and possibly committing similar acts at other area colleges, authorities said.

A Mount Airy man is charged with first-degree assault for allegedly pointing a pellet gun at another man who said he was retrieving a snow plow from the suspect's property.

Carroll Community College is investigating an indecent exposure incident reported Sunday afternoon in which a man in a car exposed himself while driving through a parking lot.

A Manchester woman is charged with assault and making a threat of arson after allegedly hitting a man and threatening to burn down the house where the two had been living.

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Find daily arrest reports for Carroll County.

Two people were shot, one fatally, in Aberdeen Tuesday morning. Police later said they were siblings.

An Aberdeen man was charged after he was hit by a car on Route 40 Monday afternoon in the city.

A Prince George's County man who pleaded guilty in December to the first-degree murder of a co-worker in a Dayton greenhouse has been sentenced to a 40-year prison term.

Howard County's council voted to table a bill that would have banned guns in county buildings.

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