Weird News: Blogger's Police Standoff and a Cheesecake Factory Bathroom Robbery
Patch brings you weird news headlines of the week from Maryland.
AF James MacArthur, who blogs as the Baltimore Spectator, live streamed negotiations during a standoff with Baltimore police in Waverly on Saturday night. MacArthur surrendered peacefully, police said.
A 30-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder in an apparent escape attempt in which a police offer was grazed by a bullet at St. Joseph Medical Center.
Howard County police report a man was robbed by two men inside the bathroom of the Cheesecake Factory on Wednesday afternoon.
Maryland State Police are investigating a possible homicide of a missing Frederick County man whose body was found Monday in the trunk of his car parked in a Montgomery County lot.
Remains found buried in concrete underneath a shed in an Elkridge backyard can be used as evidence in the state’s trial against Robert Jarrett Jr., a judge ruled Monday.
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