Tuesday, January 22, 2013
The Frederick County sheriff's office said injuries to a teen shot and killed by deputies indicated he was aiming a shotgun at them.
The Frederick County sheriff's office told the Frederick News-Post last week that injuries to the hands of a 19-year-old man shot and killed by sheriff's deputies earlier this month show the man was pointing a shotgun at the time he was killed. The News-Post reported that police said the shotgun's pump action and stock were damaged and the weapon was loaded, with a round in the chamber, when 19-year-old Daniel Vail was killed inside his Mt. Airy home. At the time of the shooting, sheriff's deputies were serving a Howard County Police search warrant related to a Mt. Airy home invasion in which one suspect was allegedly armed with a shotgun. Howard County police said the other two suspects in the home invasion have not been arrested as of …
Friday, January 18, 2013
The 18-year-old crashed a Cadillac Escalade into a tree on Triadelphia Mill Road early Friday, according to police.
An 18-year-old Glenelg man is in serious condition after colliding with a tree in a Cadillac Escalade on Triadelphia Mill Road early Friday morning, according to police. Police said Zachary Jacob Hanlon was traveling southeast on Triadelphia Mill Road near Michele Drive around 2:30 a.m. when the 2008 Cadillac Escalade he was driving left the roadway and struck a tree. Hanlon was ejected from the vehicle in the collision, said police. Hanlon was flown to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center in critical condition. Police determined Hanlon was not wearing a seatbelt and that excessive speed was a factor in the collision.
Monday, October 15, 2012
Ronald Lee McLeod of Columbia and Daniel Alex Savage of Glen Burnie were both charged with first-degree murder for allegedly shooting two people outside a Pasadena house party.
Anne Arundel County police have charged two teens in a shooting that occurred outside a home in the 7000 block of Outing Avenue in Pasadena early Saturday morning, according to a press release. Police said Ronald Lee McLeod, of Columbia and Daniel Alex Savage of Glen Burnie—both 18—were charged with first-degree murder in the Pasadena shooting on Saturday morning that claimed the life of 21-year-old Matthew Morrow and injured one other. Police responded to a shooting in the 7000 block of Outing Avenue at 1:30 a.m. Saturday. Upon arrival, officers found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to area hospitals where police said Morrow died from injuries sustained in the shooting. The second 20-year-old …
Monday, August 1, 2011
Maryland teenagers have expressed mixed feelings about curfew laws. The topic is one of much debate as Montgomery County legislators decide whether or not to pass a county ordinance for those under the age of 18.
On a recent Tuesday afternoon, more than 100 impassioned residents of Montgomery County packed the County Council hearing room to have a say in what’s becoming a region-wide debate over curfew laws. "Time and again, curfews have been proven ineffective at addressing the myriad social ills that cause juvenile delinquency," said Alan Xie, the student member of the county's Board of Education. Meanwhile, the county’s police chief countered Xie’s point. “A curfew law may not be a panacea, but it would be a valuable law enforcement tool," Montgomery County Police Chief J. Thomas Manger said. Filed by Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett on July 12, the proposed curfew ordinance would bar unsupervised minors under 18 from public areas …