Category Archives: Maryland News

Former Executive Director Of Newark Watershed Conservation & Development Gets 102 Months In Prison For $1M Fraud Scheme

Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced Friday the former executive director of Newark Watershed Conservation and Development Corp. was sentenced to 102 months in prison for receiving almost $1 million in exchange for awarding work to specific contractors and … Continue reading

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Three People Charged In Connection With A Wire Fraud And Arson Scheme

Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Schenning announced Friday Fifty-five-year-old Greg Ramsey of Baltimore was sentenced to 355 months in prison for use of fire to commit wire fraud, attempted witness tampering and malicious destruction of property by fire. Twenty-nine-year-old Tyesha … Continue reading

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Attorney Pleads Guilty To Bribery Charges Involving Councilman William Alberto Campos-Escobar

Acting U.S. Attorney Stephen M. Schenning announced Friday a former attorney pleaded guilty to bribery charges involving a Prince George’s County Council member. Forty-three-year-old Matthew Gorman of Takoma Park was a lobbyist who represented clients in front of the Prince … Continue reading

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Baltimore Settles Lawsuit Alleging False Imprisonment, False Arrest

The Board of Estimates approved an $110,000 payment to settle allegations of false imprisonment and false arrest made by Carlynn Smith and Ivan Pratt Sr. Attorneys filed a lawsuit against the Baltimore Police Department on behalf of Smith and Pratt, … Continue reading

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Bunzzz Sports Bar & Grill Announces Plan To Open In The Inner Harbor

Angela Washington-Tallitsch announced this week she would open a restaurant and bar in The Gallery Mall in the Inner Harbor. Bunzzz Sports Bar & Grill will assume the space formerly occupied by Brooks Brothers as early as next summer. The … Continue reading

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Maryland State Police Investigating Serious Injury Collision in Queen Anne’s County, Driver Flees The Scene

Maryland State Police responded to a reported motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Maryland Route 300 and Route 290 in Sudlersville, Maryland. At the scene, the troopers located two vehicles with heavy damage. The preliminary investigation revealed that a … Continue reading

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Harford County Sheriff’s Office Catch An Animal Burglar In Action

Harford County Sheriff’s office said an animal broke into a Bel Air residence Saturday. Harford County deputies responded to a reported burglary in Bel Air. Upon arrival, the responding deputies discovered a large doe inside the home. An investigation determined … Continue reading

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35-Year-Old Man Shot In The Head In Southeast District, Police Say

Baltimore Police are investigating a shooting that left a 35-year-old male in serious condition. Approximately 1:15 a.m. Sunday morning, police were dispatched to the 100 North Belnord Avenue to investigate a reported shooting. At the scene, the responding officers located … Continue reading

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Baltimore Police Arrest Suspect Connected To Death Of Man Found In Alley

Baltimore Police announce arrest in connection with man found in an alley in the 1000 block of Brentwood Avenue. Police discovered George Yurek, 52, beaten on September 4 with extensive head trauma. Before Yurek died he told officers that an … Continue reading

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New Jersey Physician Pleads Guilty To $25 Million Healthcare Fraud

Acting U.S. Attorney William E. Fitzpatrick announced Friday a Margate physician pleaded guilty to defrauding insurers and New Jersey health benefits programs. Fifty-five-year-old John Gaffney of Linwood, New Jersey signed prescriptions for patients he never treated. He was charged with … Continue reading

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