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Two Hospitalized After Weekend Accident BERLIN — Two local women were flown to PRMC with unknown injuries after a single-vehicle crash on Old Ocean City Rd. near Whaleyville last Saturday morning. Around 10:30 a.m. last Saturday, Maryland State Police troopers responded to a single-vehicle collision on Old Ocean City Rd. between Bell Rd. and Dale Rd…. Read more »

Cops And Courts

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DUI, Drug Arrest WHALEYVILLE — A local woman was arrested on drunk-driving and drug charges last weekend after her vehicle left the road and struck a ditch and utility pole in Whaleyville. Around 10:30 p.m. last Saturday, Maryland State Police troopers received a call about a motor vehicle collision on Route 346 in front of… Read more »

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Truck, Gun Thief Nabbed OCEAN CITY — Ocean City Police last week located and arrested a Montgomery County teen wanted in that jurisdiction after allegedly committing a burglary and stealing a truck and two handguns. On Tuesday, March 22, a suspect, later identified as Teris D. McDonald, 16, of Brookeville, Md., allegedly committed a burglary… Read more »

Guilty Plea In Homicide

SNOW HILL — One of two sisters charged in the stabbing death of a local man outside a Pocomoke convenience store last October pleaded guilty last week in Worcester County Circuit Court and now awaits her fate pending the outcome of a pre-sentence investigation. Shortly after 1 p.m. last Oct. 26, Pocomoke Police responded to… Read more »

Drunk-Driving Arrest After Wild Spree

Social Issues & Government

OCEAN CITY — A Selbyville man was charged with drunk-driving and weapons violations after an incident last Wednesday when he allegedly drove over the curb and onto the sidewalk in numerous locations in downtown Ocean City. Around 1:45 a.m. last Wednesday, an OCPD officer was conducting a business check at a downtown pharmacy when he… Read more »

Guilty Plea In OC Stabbing

SNOW HILL — A Westminster man, arrested in September after stabbing another man in the chest during an altercation near a mid-town Ocean City hotel, pleaded guilty last week to first-degree assault and was sentenced to six years, all but 18 months of which was then suspended. Around 10:20 p.m. on Sept. 6, 2015, Ocean… Read more »

Violent Sexual Offender Sought

BERLIN — The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office is requesting the public’s help in locating a Berlin man wanted for failing to check in with the agency’s Sex Offender Monitoring Unit. The Worcester County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the whereabouts of Tymir Denard Johnson, 31, from the Berlin area. Johnson was last observed by law enforcement… Read more »

OC Arsonist Sentenced

Social Issues & Government

SNOW HILL — An Easton man, charged in August with first-degree arson and reckless endangerment after purposely starting a fire at a downtown Ocean City apartment complex, pleaded guilty this week and was sentenced to seven years in jail, most of which was suspended in favor of a fine and probation. Luke Vincent Howard III,… Read more »