Carjackings on the rise in Maryland; Natalie Portman production crew threat was a hoax
— According to reports, some Maryland jurisdictions are seeing a spike a carjackings.
— Baltimore City Police continue to investigate a report stating a television production crew was held-up at gunpoint on Friday.
According to police, the crew member of an Apple TV series made up the story of being approached by a group of drug dealers demanding money.
Officials say a street vendor in the area of the production was demanding the production company pay him money for lost income like stores along Park Avenue were compensated for lost business.
T. J. Smith, former Baltimore mayoral candidate, podcast host, government and communications consultant joins Gabe Ortis to weigh in on today’s topics.