Howard County

Howard County police are investigating after a suspected drug deal led to a double shooting in Columbia on Monday night.

Howard County Police say a Woodbine resident shot and killed a man who was trying to get inside his home in the middle of the night. 

Baltimore Police Department

A robbery that began in Baltimore City early Thursday morning, ended in Howard County. Baltimore Police Media Relations Chief T.J. Smith said in a statement, at approximately 5:00 a.m. Thursday, officers from the Southwest District responded to the 800 block of Stamford Road for a report of a robbery of a citizen.


Howard County Fire officials say the 7 alarm touched off around 2:30 Monday morning at a 7,000 square foot home located in the 7000 block of Woodscape Drive. The fallen firefighter has been identified as Nathan Flynn, a 13-year veteran of Howard County Fire and Rescue Services. According to Harford County Executive Barry Glassman, Flynn was a resident of Harford County.

Howard County Police have confirmed that the body discovered Tuesday is that of 39 year old Eddison Alexander Hermond. Investigators say Hermond's body was found by searchers in the Patapsco River, just across the Baltimore County line.