Thursday, May 16, 2013
A Garrison man was robbed near his home.
A resident of Hartley Circle in Garrison was robbed at gunpoint last week outside his home. At about 11:10 p.m., May 9, a man pointed a blue-steel, automatic handgun at him and stole his wallet, cell phone, car keys, and a rental car -- a four-door Mazdaspeed 6, according to a report by Baltimore County police. The robber and an accomplice, both males wearing ski masks and dark-colored clothing, sped away in the car toward Pittsfield Circle, the report said.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Report: Motorist parks his car and turns to find that a black, semi-automatic handgun is pointed at his face.
A man who had just parked his car in a Garrison neighborhood was robbed at gunpoint Tuesday. At 1:10 a.m., the man got out of his car in the unit block of Hartley Circle, turned around and was confronted by a man pointing a black, semi-automatic handgun at him, according to a report by Baltimore County police. The robber, who wore a white "hospital mask," pointed the gun at the victim's face and demanded money, the report states. He got cash, then ran away toward Township Drive. The robber is described as a black man in his 20s who is 5-foot-8 with a slim build. He wore a gray, hooded sweatshirt and bluejeans, the report states.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Criminal runs, empty-handed, after woman screams.
A woman let a stranger use her cell phone, but her screams prevented him from snatching her purse. At 2:23 p.m. Friday, a man came up to a woman near her apartment in the 8000 block of Township Drive in Garrison and asked to use her phone. She let him, and he returned it. Then "he tried to snatch her purse," a report by Baltimore County police states. "After the victim began screaming, the suspect took off running and was unable to steal her purse," it states. He left without stealing anything.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
The National Weather service calls for rain Tuesday, wind gusts on Wednesday and snow on Friday.
Pikesville area residents could experience a mix of weather throughout the week, beginning with a hazardous weather outlook for Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Expect rain Tuesday during both the day and night, according to the National Weather Service forecast for Garrison. There will be a high of 48 degrees and a low of 28, it states. And it looks like Wednesday will be breezy and gusty, with winds as high as 33 mph at times. Wednesday night is expected to be worse, with blustery winds in addition to gusts, the forecast states. The high is expected to be 37 degrees, with a low of 21 degrees. Expect a sunny Thursday, with a high near 40 degrees and a low of 26 degrees. Snow could make an appearance before 1 p.m. Friday, with rain and sleet…
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The following house fires were reported on the Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company's website.
Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company helped battle the following blazes, so far in January 2013, according to its website. Click on the links for photos and details. Also this year, the PVFC was among 40 emergency responders to receive a grant from BGE. The company was awarded money to buy a thermal imager to help see people through smoke. Don't forget: When approaching any emergency vehicle stopped alongside the road, move over a lane or two, away from the incident to help keep emergency responders safe.
Monday, October 8, 2012
Whether you're in the market for a new home, just browsing or looking for interior decorating ideas, you can take tours of these eight homes listed in the Pikesville area of Baltimore County.
We rounded up eight virtual tours of homes for sale in Pikesville, Garrison, Stevenson and Windsor Mill. Grab another cup of coffee before you head home for the day, and browse through these listings, found on YouTube and elsewhere: 2501 Stone Mill Rd., Pikesville 4211 Chastetree Ct. No. 4211, Pikesville 1006 Park Valley Ct., Pikesville 7104 Deerfield Rd., Pikesville 23 Cobbler Ct. No. B, Pikesville 5004 Willow Branch Way, Garrison 10522 Burnside Farm Rd., Stevenson 3623 Washington Ave., Windsor Mill Do you have a home for sale? Feel free to add information, including a photo, to this article. If you've viewed one of these homes, give your review in the comments section.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
The Pikesville Volunteer Fire Company worked to extricate a person 'heavily trapped' in a two-vehicle collision Friday, and the Baltimore County Police Department is investigating.
One person was killed due to a two-vehicle collision Friday in Garrison, and Baltimore County police say it was likely medication-related. A driver crossed over the double-yellow line and one person died as a result of that collision along McDonogh Road, said Lt. Michael DiCara, assistant commander for the Pikesville Precinct. DiCara gave the update during the Tuesday night, monthly meeting of the Pikesville Police & Community Relations Council, held at Baltimore Hebrew Congregation. Investigators are looking into the possibility that medication played a role in this crash, he said. DiCara emphasized that this collision was not due to high speed. For about one month, police have been monitoring and ticketing for speeding along parts of …
Monday, September 17, 2012
The National Weather Service forecast calls for thunderstorms by 11 p.m. Monday, and again on Tuesday.
Rain and thunderstorms are ahead for the Pikesville area. According to the National Weather Service, there's a 70 percent chance of those storms, and they could begin by 11 p.m. Monday, bringing up to .25 inches of rain. The low tonight will be about 67 degrees, the Garrison forecast states. Like Pikesville Patch on Facebook, and follow us on Twitter. Thunderstorms could come again after 1 p.m. Tuesday, with gusts up to 33 mph, it states. As of 5:51 p. Monday, a hazardous weather outlook was still in effect for the Chesapeake Bay area, Central Maryland, Northern Virginia and Washington D.C. That's through Tuesday. On Tuesday afternoon and evening there could be widespread thunderstorms heavy downpours bringing flash flooding and possibly …
Wednesday, August 8, 2012
During National Night Out on Tuesday, residents gathered in front of the pool at the community located in Garrison, to visit with neighbors, Baltimore County police and members of the police Explorers group.
The smell of grilled hotdogs and hamburgers wafted down the hill as children greeted McGruff the Crime Dog. Other kids played with gliders while neighbors visited with each other and police. It was National Night Out Tuesday in Queen Anne Village, and the homeowners group launched a cookout that attracted dozens of residents. "I'm hoping we will bring the community together, where they will know each other as neighbors and help each other out," said Brian Clevenger, vice president for the Queen Anne Village Homeowners Association. The community was in the news earlier this year when a multiple stabbing occurred. The cookout Tuesday was among the five community events visited by members of the Pikesville Police & Community Relations Council…
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Additional arrests are expected.
UPDATE—Baltimore County police have identified the two individuals suspected of conspiring to distribute Schedule II narcotics out of a Lutherville pain clinic. Gerald Wiseberg, 78, of Boca Raton, FL, and Michael Jacob Reznikov, 51, of Brooklyn, NY, were arrested Tuesday evening following a raid at the Healthy Life Medical Group clinic in Lutherville. Wiseberg and Reznikov were the operators of the pain clinic, where doctors were reportedly over-prescribing powerful painkillers and other drugs to out-of-state addicts, according to an affidavit in support of a search warrant. A Baltimore County Circuit Court judge this morning set the defendants' bail at 50,000—cash only. "At this morning's preliminary hearing, the judge also prohibited …