Two Baltimore men have been charged in connection with assault, kidnapping women, one from bus stop at corner of Ingleside and Edmondson avenues in Catonsville, and another in Baltimore City. One of the two men has also been charged in a second kidnapping, assault at the Ingleside, Edmondson bus stop intersection.
Laurel Police are now saying an Aug. 22 incident they reported as the attempted abduction of an 11-year-old boy at a bus stop was not an abduction attempt after all, after two men discussed the incident with police on Friday, Aug. 31.
By By Melanie Dzwonchyk and firstname.lastname@example.org
A carjacking and attempted kidnapping of a grandmother and her grandchildren in Baltimore County was foiled over the weekend when OnStar disabled the vehicle on I-95 near the Route 24 exit in Abingdon, Maryland State Police said.
Two weeks after Vi Ripken was abducted at gunpoint, fans of the Aberdeen IronBirds were glad to have her back to her routine Wednesday night — taking in a game at the stadium named for her famous baseball family.
Cal Ripken Jr., the Oriole's Hall of Famer, will meet with reporters at the B&O Warehouse at Oriole Park at Camden Yards in order to answer questions related to Violet Ripken's July 24 abduction on behalf of his famous family, according to John Maroon, a family spokesman.
As the investigation into Violet R. Ripken's abduction stretched into an eighth day, police on Wednesday remained silent about their leads, a strategy Harford County State's Attorney Joseph Cassilly said could ensure the potential suspect doesn't destroy evidence or intimidate witnesses. Investigators in the small, 40-man Aberdeen police force must find a balance in publicly releasing details that will help solve the case, but not aid the man believed to have kidnapped the 74-year-old mother of
Police have received more than 50 tips as to the identity of the man who kidnapped Vi Ripken last week and are hoping to generate more with the release of a video of the suspect as well as a composite sketch
The Maryland State Police Child Recovery Unit has reunited a Hanover man with his now 12-year-old daughter, who was abducted and taken to the Philippines by her mother in 2004, police said. Still, a custody dispute is on-going.
Described as "one of the most followed child abduction cases of our time," kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart retold her harrowing story that made national news nearly 10 years ago at the annual Cherish the Child symposium at Mountain Christian Church in Joppa Friday morning.
Steven "J.R." Blackwell, the leader of an East Baltimore drug conspiracy linked to a yearlong street war with rivals, was sentenced to 20 years in federal prison Friday as part of a guilty plea he struck with prosecutors last fall.