Arrest made in Aug. 28 non-fatal shooting in Crisfield

CRISFIELD — Crisfield Police on Oct. 5 with the assistance of the Maryland State Police Fugitive Unit arrested Troy Jerome Taylor of Crisfield, for a non-fatal shooting that occurred in the area of Somers Cove Apartments on Aug. 28. Taylor, 40, is being held without bond for attempted murder, assault and multiple firearm violations. A […]

Two 15-year consecutive terms for Chance shooter

PRINCESS ANNE — Before being sentenced to 30 years in prison for armed robbery and assault Lance Carl Fridley apologized to the victim, Kevin Bivens. But Bivens was no longer in the courtroom to hear it. He left minutes earlier following an outburst disputing comments by a friend of the family that Fridley could become […]

Car use policy adopted by Princess Anne commissioners on 3-2 vote

PRINCESS ANNE — On a 3-2 vote Princess Anne Commissioners approved a policy that allows them to use a town car when on official public business. They are to provide the gasoline, the policy states, while the town will insure and maintain the vehicle which is to be kept at Town Hall. It will include […]

Princess Anne Police Reports

PRINCESS ANNE — By authority of Chief of Police Tim Bozman of the Princess Anne Police Department, the following incidents and arrests have been reported for the period of Oct. 28 through Nov. 10, 2019. On 11-10-19, the Princess Anne Police Department arrested a 14-year-old juvenile, of Princess Anne, Maryland and a 13-year-old juvenile, of […]

Barrack X trooper earns top award for DUI enforcement

OCEAN CITY — Maryland State Trooper First Class Daniel J. Townsend was awarded the Officer Noah Leotta Memorial Award during the 18th annual Impaired Driving Law Enforcement awards ceremony held here Oct. 27. TFC Townsend is the fourth recipient of this special award, named after Officer Noah Leotta of the Montgomery County Police Department. Officer […]

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 […]