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By Andrea F. Siegel and Baltimore Sun reporter | February 17, 2010
Anne Arundel County police are looking for the man who they say robbed a clerk in a hospital cafe at knifepoint Sunday evening. Police say the cafe worker at the Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie told them a man came in at about 8 p.m. Sunday, stepped behind her, showed her the knife and demanded cash from the register. The woman complied and was not hurt. The man left, police said.
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By Pamela Wood and The Baltimore Sun | September 26, 2014
A Glen Burnie man who admitted to building bombs in his home was sentenced in federal court Thursday to nearly four years in prison. Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr., 28, wasn't the "next mad bomber," according to his attorney. Laura Robinson described Wheeler as a man with a troubled history, drug addiction and a fascination with explosives. Police and fire officials began investigating Wheeler after he was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie on New Year's Day with a burned hand.
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November 21, 2009
A man believed to be in his 40s was struck by a car and killed Friday evening while crossing Ritchie Highway in Glen Burnie. The man was hit about 5:45 p.m. near Ritchie Highway and Sixth Avenue, according to Sgt. Michael Haviland of the Anne Arundel County police. The man was taken by ambulance to Baltimore Washington Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead. Police did not immediately release his identity or that of the driver. The accident was under investigation, police said. - Frank D. Roylance
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | September 4, 2014
Anne Arundel County police say a 23-year-old man was killed in a car crash Thursday morning in Glen Burnie. The crash happened near the intersection of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard and East Furnace Branch Road. Police said that at about 3:40 a.m., a 2008 Ford Fusion was traveling south on East Furnace Branch when the driver failed to negotiate the curve. The vehicle struck the curb and guardrail before overturning onto the guardrail. Police said the driver, identified as Edward Jefferson Hanvey II, 18, left the scene was found a short time later walking north along Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard.
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By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun | November 2, 2013
A Glen Burnie man has died after being run over by a car on Crain Highway Friday evening, Anne Arundel County Police said. Officers went to the northbound side of Crain Highway in Glen Burnie at about 8:30 p.m. to investigate a crash, police said. Donald Wayne Warfield, 55, had been hit by a Toyota Corolla as he crossed the street and was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center with critical injuries, according to police. Warfield died on Saturday, police said. iduncan@baltsun.com twitter.com/iduncan
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By Raven L. Hill, The Baltimore Sun | October 24, 2010
An 80-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries in a Millersville car accident that sent her and four others people to the hospital. The woman, whose identity was not released, was taken to Maryland Shock Trauma Center. The accident occurred at about 12:41 p.m., said Lt. Cliff Kooser, a spokesman for the Anne Arundel County Fire Department. The other victims were taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center. The accident occurred on Veterans Highway near Benfield Road.
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By Erica L. Green, The Baltimore Sun | May 2, 2010
Three people were hospitalized Sunday for symptoms related to heat exposure at an Anne Arundel County community fair near Glen Burnie, according to an Anne Arundel County Fire Department spokesman. Six fairgoers sought aid from emergency responders who were working the Ferndale Community Fair, on Broadview and 3 r d Avenue, according to Lt. Cliff Kooser. They complained of headaches, nausea and other heat-exposure symptoms. Three people were taken to the Baltimore Washington Medical Center, and three others were treated by emergency personnel at the fair and released, Kooser said.
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By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | September 5, 2012
An Anne Arundel County police officer was injured when his cruiser overturned on Route 100 in Pasadena amid intermittent rain showers Wednesday night, according to a county Fire Department spokesman. Emergency personnel responded to the westbound side of the highway near Catherine Avenue at 8:56 p.m. for an overturned police cruiser, said Lt. Keith Hamilton, the spokesman. The officer who was driving the cruiser was transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries, Hamilton said.
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By Brent Jones, The Baltimore Sun | May 10, 2010
Anne Arundel County Police have identified a man fatally struck by a car Friday while trying to cross a street in Fort Meade. German Velasco-Santiago, 43, of the 1500 block of Matthews Town Road in Hanover was attempting to cross the northbound and southbound lanes of Ridge Road at about 11:30 p.m. when he was hit by a 2009 GMC Sierra driven by James Myers, according to police. Velasco-Santiago was transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center and later pronounced dead, police said.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | April 29, 2013
An off-duty police officer who died following a car crash in Pasadena on Saturday morning had shot himself first, according to the Anne Arundel County Police Department. Bladensburg Police Officer Brian Johnson, 38, was driving a marked police car on eastbound Route 100 near Catherine Avenue at 9 a.m. on Saturday when it veered across the median and struck an oncoming vehicle, police said. Johnson was pronounced dead at Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie. Police said the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the cause of Johnson's death was a gunshot wound to his upper body.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | July 2, 2014
Anne Arundel County Executive Laura Neuman announced Wednesday that the Video Lottery Facility Local Development Council selected 12 recipients to receive a total of $249,344 in community grants, derived from the Maryland Live Casino gaming tax. The top-funded projects include: • The Anne Arundel County Partnership for Children, Youth and Families will receive $40,000 for its Promise Neighborhood Project in Meade Village. • Hospice of the Chesapeake Foundation Inc. will receive $25,725 for grief support and education.
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By Justin Fenton and Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | May 12, 2014
Anne Arundel County police said a woman who was found dead in a medical office building in Glen Burnie Monday was a custodian who cleaned the building's offices. Police said an employee opening the building early Monday discovered the body of the woman, later identified as 43-year-old Christi Lynn Pelland. Police spokesman Justin Mulcahy said police were notified at 8:46 a.m. and responded to the Medical Arts Centre at 325 Hospital Drive. Some office suites in the building already were open, and police evacuated occupants and went through the building, Mulcahy said.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | January 7, 2014
Along with chemicals, fuses, guns and bomb-making materials, police say Todd Dwight Wheeler Jr. had how-to manuals in his Glen Burnie home with titles such as "Boobytraps," "Deadly Brew," "Highly Explosive Pyrotechnic Compositions" and "The Poor Man's James Bond. " Anne Arundel County police and fire officials said Tuesday that they still don't know why Wheeler, 28, was allegedly making bombs in his house on Edgerly Road. But they believe responders averted a potential disaster when they seized more than 100 pounds of chemicals and bomb-making materials and arrested him. "Whatever his intentions were, the investigation prevented that from happening and prevented people from being injured," said Capt.
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December 30, 2013
Anne Arundel County Police say a woman was taken to a hospital Sunday with a "serious" dog bite after trying to stop two pit bulls from attacking her dog. According to police, on Sunday at about 9:05 p.m., officers responded to the 400 block of Lincoln Avenue in Glen Burnie and talked to the woman, who said she had been outside walking her dog when two pit bull dogs approached and attacked her pet. While trying to break the dogs apart, the victim...
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | November 15, 2013
A Pasadena man has been charged with robbing a man on the Baltimore-Annapolis Trail on Thursday night, Anne Arundel County police said. The robbery victim told police he was on the trail near Norfolk Road in Glen Burnie when two masked men robbed him. One robber beat him with a baseball bat and the victim fought back, stabbing him with a knife. The robbers made off with the man's shoes, cellphone and knife. Police had encountered the robber who was stabbed minutes before the victim made his report.
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By Ian Duncan, The Baltimore Sun | November 2, 2013
A Glen Burnie man has died after being run over by a car on Crain Highway Friday evening, Anne Arundel County Police said. Officers went to the northbound side of Crain Highway in Glen Burnie at about 8:30 p.m. to investigate a crash, police said. Donald Wayne Warfield, 55, had been hit by a Toyota Corolla as he crossed the street and was taken to Baltimore Washington Medical Center with critical injuries, according to police. Warfield died on Saturday, police said. iduncan@baltsun.com twitter.com/iduncan
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By Erica L. Green, The Baltimore Sun | September 8, 2012
Ten people were injured when an MTA bus collided with a car in Glen Burnie on Saturday night, according to Anne Arundel County fire officials. Responders were dispatched to the scene at Crain Highway and 8th Avenue at 9:45 p.m., officials said. One child was taken to Johns Hopkins Children's Center, and another was transported to Baltimore Washington Medical Center. Eight people involved in the crash were taken to Harbor Hospital. No further details were immediately available.
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By Frederick N. Rasmussen, The Baltimore Sun | September 5, 2011
A chain-reaction car crash in Gambrills Sunday, sent seven people to area hospitals, according to Anne Arundel county police and fire officials. The crash resulted after two teenage girls attempted to cross northbound Route 3 near Waugh Chapel Road and one of them was struck by a car. When the vehicle that had hit the young girl came to a stop, another car following slammed into it, officials said. The 15-year-old girl was transported to Johns Hopkins Children's Center while a 30-year-old man, whose injuries were described as serious but non-life-threatening, was taken to Prince George's County Trauma Center.
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Staff Reports, The Baltimore Sun | October 27, 2013
Police say a 3-year-old Glen Burnie boy lost part of his nose when he was bitten by a neighbor's dog. According to Anne Arundel County police, officers responded at 6:34 p.m. Saturday to a call from the 200 block Glen Road, and found that a boy had been bitten by a neighbor's lab/terrier mix. Police said the dog was confined in its own yard - also in the 200 block of Glen Road - at the time of the incident. Police said the child may have put his face under the fence through a hole when he was bitten by the dog. The child initially was transported by his parents to the Baltimore-Washington Medical Center, and was later transported to Johns Hopkins Pediatrics Trauma in Baltimore.
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By Pamela Wood, The Baltimore Sun | April 29, 2013
An off-duty police officer who died following a car crash in Pasadena on Saturday morning had shot himself first, according to the Anne Arundel County Police Department. Bladensburg Police Officer Brian Johnson, 38, was driving a marked police car on eastbound Route 100 near Catherine Avenue at 9 a.m. on Saturday when it veered across the median and struck an oncoming vehicle, police said. Johnson was pronounced dead at Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie. Police said the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled the cause of Johnson's death was a gunshot wound to his upper body.
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