The husband of the Columbia woman on trial for animal cruelty charges testified on Friday that he, not his wife, was responsible for feeding the 40 dead animals found inside the couple's Columbia townhouse in January.
After four days of testimony and 17 witnesses, the prosecution has rested its case against Elizabeth Lindenau, the Columbia woman charged with 60 counts of animal cruelty, neglect and abuse after 40 dead animals were found in her Columbia townhouse in January.
A Howard County judge ruled Friday the Columbia teen charged with stabbing and murdering another teen in a Columbia apartment complex last July is competent to stand trial, according to T. Wayne Kirwan, spokesman for the Howard County State's Attorney's Office.
The Baltimore man who was fatally shot by a Howard County police officer during an arrest attempt Thursday in Colombia has been identified as Percy Holland, 32, of the 500 block Preston Street in Baltimore.
A Baltimore man was fatally shot by a Howard County police officer during a joint effort by Baltimore City and Howard County police to arrest him at a home in Columbia, according to Howard County police.
Most area high school students are busy cramming in as many leisure activities as possible, capitalizing on what remains of their summer. Wilde Lake High School rising junior Ni'Jah Richardson, on the other hand, figured this would be a fine time to improve her communication skills.
The Howard County Department of Fire and Rescue Services is reporting more than $700,000 in damages in the early Sunday morning fire that displaced approximately 40 residents of Tiger Lily Path in the Country Meadows apartment complex in North Laurel.