Advertisement
HomeCollectionsSecurity Guard
IN THE NEWS

Security Guard

NEWS
August 15, 2002
Tyshan Lovette Johnson, a security guard assigned to the Social Security Administration, died in a car accident with a co-worker Friday in Prince George's County as they were on their way to receive firearms training. The Woodlawn resident and mother of one daughter was 34. The East Baltimore native graduated from Dunbar High School in 1986. After a stint as a phlebotomist at Johns Hopkins Hospital, she became a dental assistant, working for a dentist in Columbia and at the Maryland House of Correction in Jessup during the 1990s.
Advertisement
NEWS
By Los Angeles Times | March 29, 1994
TIJUANA, Mexico -- Amid increasing indications of a conspiracy, Mexican federal police now believe that a security guard aided the gunman accused of assassinating presidential candidate Luis Donaldo Colosio last week, according to authorities.Investigators were questioning Tranquilino Sanchez Venegas, a retired former police officer hired to provide crowd control, whom photos and videos of the incident show near Mr. Colosio and accused gunman Mario Aburto Martinez seconds before the fatal shots were fired.
NEWS
By Nancy A. Youssef and Nancy A. Youssef,SUN STAFF | June 20, 1999
A Baltimore man -- who has tested positive for the AIDS virus -- was charged with first-degree assault after allegedly biting a security guard during a struggle at a Target Store in Frederick.Eric Orlando Glaspie, 20, of the 5000 block of Goodnow Road was charged with various counts of theft and assault. He voluntarily gave a blood sample and tested positive for the human immunodeficiency virus, said Deputy 1st Class Rick Winer.Frederick County Sheriff's Office officials said Glaspie went to the Target in the 5400 block of Urbana Pike at about 3: 30 p.m. Friday and presented an altered check to the clerk.
NEWS
May 18, 2007
Frederick Jerry Nance II, a skycap and security guard, died of a heart attack Sunday at his Northeast Baltimore home. He was 35. Born in Baltimore and raised in Cherry Hill, he was a 1989 graduate of Southern High School and studied business management at the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore. He moved to Hartford, Conn., and worked for a utility company for five years before returning to Baltimore and becoming a mechanic for Anderson Automotive. At his death, Mr. Nance was working as an American Airlines skycap and as a security officer at the Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel.
NEWS
By FREDERICK N. RASMUSSEN and FREDERICK N. RASMUSSEN,SUN REPORTER | March 23, 2006
John Charles Grund Sr., a retired Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. supervisor who became an Orioles security guard at Camden Yards, died Saturday at Good Samaritan Hospital of complications from a stroke. The longtime Gardenville resident was 79. Mr. Grund was born and raised in Highlandtown and attended Patterson High School. He dropped out of school his senior year and enlisted in the Marine Corps in 1944. He was sent to Hawaii to train for a possible invasion of Japan that was averted after the U.S. dropped two atomic bombs.
NEWS
By Frank D. Roylance and Frank D. Roylance,Evening Sun Staff | October 9, 1990
A security guard at the National Aquarium passed out early today when he walked into a room where machinery that produces ozone for a water purification system had blown a pressure relief valve.The guard, Sylvester McIntosh, 38, of the 3500 block of Edmondson Ave., was taken to Mercy Medical Center, where he was reported in stable condition, undergoing evaluation.Capt. Patrick P. Flynn, a spokesman for the city Fire Department, said a hazardous materials team was called to the aquarium's new Marine Mammal Pavilion at 6:41 a.m., but aquarium personnel had controlled the leak before they arrived.
NEWS
BY A SUN STAFF WRITER | April 1, 2004
A 29-year-old man sought in the stabbing of a security guard at Howard Community College in Columbia on Monday was arrested yesterday afternoon by Baltimore police after a short chase, authorities said. The suspect, Gilbert Lee Redmond Jr., was spotted driving a burgundy Saturn sedan in Baltimore after Howard County police released his picture and a description of the car he was thought to be driving. Redmond fled when officers attempted a traffic stop, police said. The security guard, a 26-year-old woman, was stabbed several times in the head but suffered no life-threatening injuries, Howard County police said.
NEWS
By Monica Norton and William B. Talbott and Monica Norton and William B. Talbott,Evening Sun Staff | April 25, 1991
The body of a marina security guard who had been missing for nearly six weeks was recovered early today on a piling in the harbor near Canton.The body of Colby McFayden, 28, of the 300 block of Wilson Blvd. in Glen Burnie, was discovered about 10 a.m. by a construction worker in the 1500 block of S. Clinton St., city police said.Police say there were no signs of foul play and the victim was subject to epileptic seizures.The body was discovered on a piling raised out of the water. Police say the body probably had been lifted out of the water during a flood tide in the harbor two days ago, but may not have been easily visible.
NEWS
By Jacques Kelly and Jacques Kelly,SUN STAFF | May 24, 1998
A racetrack security guard killed a woman friend before turning a rifle on himself, ending a standoff with Howard County police early yesterday at the woman's home, police said.Police said Joanne Elizabeth Olmert, 35, also a racetrack worker, died in the driveway of her home in the 7700 block of Sharewood Drive in Jessup after being shot Friday night.Her assailant, James Charles Campbell, 37, of the 7700 block of Helen Way in Elkridge, was found dead inside the house several hours later, police said.
NEWS
By Hanah Cho and Hanah Cho,SUN STAFF | March 18, 2004
Westminster library patrons will soon start seeing a security guard patrolling the book aisles at the busiest of Carroll County's five-branch system. Library director Linda Mielke said she hopes to hire a part-time guard by the end of the month. "We want to get started on this to make our library safer for our patrons," she said. The Carroll County commissioners recently authorized $2,500 for the rest of the fiscal year, which ends in June, after library officials asked for $26,000 to hire a guard amid security concerns.
Baltimore Sun Articles
|
|
|
Please note the green-lined linked article text has been applied commercially without any involvement from our newsroom editors, reporters or any other editorial staff.