3 years out of 20 to serve for separate armed robberies

PRINCESS ANNE — A former UMES student who pleaded guilty in August to two separate armed robberies on campus was sentenced to serve a total of three years in the Somerset County Detention Center with a combined 17 years suspended. When released Mohamed Fofanah, 22, of Bowie, will be on three years of supervised probation […]

Md. man accused of killing woman, attacking 2 children sentenced

PRINCESS ANNE, Md. (AP) — Prosecutors in Maryland say a man accused of killing his former girlfriend and attacking her two children with a hammer has been sentenced to life plus 40 years in prison. The Somerset County State’s Attorney’s Office tells the Daily Times of Salisbury that Sharef Hayward pleaded guilty to first-degree murder […]

Online videos from Maryland Courts address landlord-tenant issues

ANNAPOLIS — Three new videos produced by the Maryland Judiciary will help landlords and tenants learn about rent court, which is the name for the specially-designated court sessions and related services for failure-to-pay-rent cases in the District Court of Maryland.
What’s available at the site http://www.mdcourts.gov/reference/videolibrary.html are: • “Rent Court for Tenants” covers what happens before, […]

Princess Anne Police investigate two separate incidents leading to attempted murder charges

PRINCESS ANNE — Princess Anne Police Chief Tim Bozman releases information about two individuals charged with attempted murder stemming from separate incidents.   On 3-10-18, the Princess Anne Police Department arrested Kris Edward Somers, 23, of Crisfield, Maryland for attempted first degree murder.  The arrest stemmed from when officers responded to the Princess Anne Townhouses […]

Princess Anne Police post latest incidents and arrests

PRINCESS ANNE — Princess Anne Police Chief Timothy Bozman releases the latest incidents and arrests reported by his department.   On 3-4-18, the Princess Anne Police Department arrested Roshae Queshawn Ball, 21, of Princess Anne, Maryland in reference to an outstanding District Court arrest warrant.  The arrest warrant charged Ball with assault 2nd degree, reckless […]

Somerset County Sheriff’s Office reports

WESTOVER — The Somerset County Sheriff’s Office posts the following incidents and arrests.   Richard Raphael Davis of Metairie Louisiana, arrested 2-15-18 for driving under the influence of alcohol, driving while impaired by alcohol, reckless driving, negligent driving, driving on a suspended driver’s license, and failing to remain at a property damage accident, and violating […]