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By Andrea F. Siegel, The Baltimore Sun | August 6, 2012
A partly decomposed human head was found Monday in woods behind a shopping center in Pasadena, Anne Arundel County police said. Lieutenant Michael Brothers said police were called about 4 p.m. to the wooded area behind Jumpers Hole Road and Ritchie Highway. No identification was immediately made. Police said the head might be that of a woman, and was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner. andrea.siegel@baltsun.com
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | May 20, 2014
A man was killed in an assault at a homeless camp in Glen Burnie Tuesday night, Anne Arundel County police said. The victim was pronounced dead upon officers' arrival at the camp in the 7400 block of Baltimore-Annapolis Blvd. around 7:40 p.m., police said. After searching the area, officers arrested a person of interest in the killing, police said. Neither man's identity was released, nor was a motive. The manner of death was unknown, and officials said homicide detectives are investigating.
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October 28, 2013
Anne Arundel County Police say they took in about 351 pounds of unused medicine during the department's Prescription Drug Take Back initiative, held Oct. 26. The event was sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Anne Arundel County Police Department. Police said several hundred bottles of expired and unused medications were collected at the county's four police districts. Officials also used the occasion to discuss how flushing unused medication in the toilet affects the water, septic systems, the environment and overall public safety; and the Anne Arundel County Health Department provided information on substance abuse prevention coalitions and treatment programs.
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By Liz F. Kay, The Baltimore Sun | April 30, 2011
A 91-year-old man died after he was struck by a pickup truck in Brooklyn while riding a mobility scooter, according to Anne Arundel County Police. According to the initial investigation, Charles Oliver Fretwell Sr. of Brooklyn was traveling southbound on Hammonds Lane and crossed toward Upland Street when he was struck by a Toyota Tundra driven by Frances James Hall, 58, of Baltimore, police said. Fretwell had been in the crosswalk, said Lt. Frank Tewey, Anne Arundel County Police spokesman.
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By Andrea F. Siegel, The Baltimore Sun | August 20, 2012
Anne Arundel County police arrested a Glen Burnie man after they responded to a caller telling them that his mother was being held at gunpoint by a former boyfriend, police said. Anne Arundel County police arrested a Glen Burnie man after they responded to a 21-year-old caller telling them that his mother was being held at gunpoint by a former boyfriend, police said. Police said that at about 10 p.m. Friday, they received a call saying that the 38-year-old woman was being held in a bedroom of a home in 200 block of Maryland Avenue by an ex-boyfriend, police said.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | July 2, 2010
Anne Arundel County Police are investigating the shooting of a Brooklyn Park man who was found dead in a car near his home Thursday. Police were responding to calls for a shooting in the 400 block of Audrey Avenue at about 5:35 p.m. when they found Adam Ray Bucklew, 21, inside a vehicle with several gunshot wounds. Police said witnesses reported seeing two men flee from the area, but they were not found after officers combed the area. One man was described as a black, in his late teens to early 20s, 5-foot-11, 190 pounds, with a bald head and a large tattoo on his left arm, police said.
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By Peter Hermann, The Baltimore Sun | January 25, 2012
Surveillance video helped police arrest a security guard at the Arundel Mills Mall who has been charged with stealing a safe filled with gold jewelry and money, according to Anne Arundel County police. Authorities said they are seeking a second suspect. The guard, John Thomas Cook IV, 22, of the 500 block of Ski Lane in Millersville, was arrested Monday and charged with one count of theft between $10,000 and $100,000. Police declined to say how much money or jewelry was in the safe.
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By Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | February 3, 2012
An Anne Arundel police corporal was charged Friday after allegedly warning drug suspects that a search warrant was going to be executed for their residence, police said. Anne Arundel County Police Cpl. Rick Alexander, 36, a 14-year member of the department, was arrested and charged with obstructing and hindering a police officer, conspiracy to distribute marijuana and conspiracy to distribute cocaine, according to a statement Friday evening from county police. Around 10 p.m. Thursday, Anne Arundel County Police executed a narcotics search and seizure warrant in the 1300 block of Juniper Street, in Shady Side, police said.
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By Liz F. Kay and Steve Kilar, The Baltimore Sun | October 7, 2011
One man has died and another was injured in a head-on crash Friday morning in southern Anne Arundel County, police said. The incident, which involved two vehicles, was reported at 6:22 a.m. at the intersection of Route 258 and Nutwell Sudley Road in Deale, said Anne Arundel County Police in a statement Friday afternoon. John Leonard Lonigan, a 20-year-old from the 5900 block of Sneed Drive in Deale, was driving a Chevy Impala that crossed the double yellow line and struck a Ford truck, according to the statement.
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By Dean Jones Jr., The Baltimore Sun | January 6, 2012
A 36-year-old man died at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center after being shot early Friday morning in his driveway in Laurel, Anne Arundel County police said. Officers from the county's Western District responded to the 8000 block of Ians Alley shortly before 2:30 a.m. Friday for the report of a shooting, police said. The victim, Gregory Robert Sears, told them he was shot after being approached by two men in his driveway, according to police. Officers searched the area for the men, but they were unable to locate them, police said.
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