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Dwight Ridgeway McGinnis Jr., 67, of 6106 Tipping Circle in Raleigh, NC, was charged with vulnerable adult neglect for allegedly leaving his elderly mother alone in a truck at Maryland Live Casino. Credit: Anne Arundel County Police
Steven Spiegel July 23, 2014 at 06:39 am
I cant believe someone could treat there mom like that !!!! That woman took care of him when heRead More could not take care of himself and know that she depends on him that is how he treats her . Its a shame because if the lock this bastard up the Mother will be more than likely grief stricken. One of his relatives needs to kick his ass and keep a close eye on how he is treating her !!!!!
art doyle July 23, 2014 at 08:22 am
Nanny state intrusion. I really can't see this going anywhere. It was 81 degrees and there was noRead More distress. Would it have been legal to leave her in an unairconditioned apartment? There is no indication she needed assistance or supervision. Demanding she be accompanied simply for her age would seem to be an age discrimination issue as the wheelchair would be an ADA discrimination issue. Interesting development.
Buzz Beeler July 23, 2014 at 09:28 am
The judge will probably take away his card deck for a week. Art if she had Dementia she would be inRead More great danger. Did you think about that? You ever see what distress can do to someone with Dementia?
Anne Arundel County Police say these two white men in their 20s posed as federal officers and robbed two teenagers early Saturday before heading to an area 7-Eleven. Credit: Store surveillance footage
Mike July 23, 2014 at 08:57 am
And once again, that's the best surveillance footage they can provide?? In this day and age ofRead More high-def and the highest resolution cameras in history, and this is the best they can do. Sad. My suggestion?....hidden eye-level, high-definition cameras throughout the store, at the register and exit, and third party monitoring. These creeps would have been met by law enforcement in the parking lot or shortly after.
Mr. Wonderful July 23, 2014 at 09:06 am
If this were to happen 7-11 would have to jack up prices by 30%
Joseph Walker, a detective in New Jersey, is on trial for an alleged case of road rage that killed a Halethorpe man. Credit: Screenshot from WBAL TV
mark July 22, 2014 at 06:49 am
Not defending the cop, but why did Harvey stop his vehicle and get out and approach, no contact wasRead More made with vehicles, he should of just kept going. You, me and every person has cut someone off at some point in our driving years, whether it was by accident or purpose, you and everyone has done it. I know that intersection, it's a weird left turn and sometimes you can accidentally cut someone off which enrages the other person, Harvey should of ignored it moved on. Approaching a vehicle after something like that happens means you are looking for trouble, the cop should of kept going also. 2 egos who wanted fight after a Stupid game of Cat and Mouse and ends with one Dying. Ridiculous
Eddie Baier July 22, 2014 at 07:54 pm
If I remember correctly, the Sunpaper article, just after the incident, said that Harvey Jr. exitedRead More his vehicle with a weapon.
Toni Adams Reese July 22, 2014 at 10:18 pm
Joe Harvey did not have a weapon Moron - Sunpaper did not say that. Killed in cold blood - afterRead More Walker's ten different stories about what happened - he still killed in cold blood. Too bad MD won't fry or inject killers anymore - this dude deserves it
Dr. Nikita Levy. (Credit: WBAL/YouTube)
Sara Bloom July 21, 2014 at 11:54 pm
Dr. Hans Roving. Dr. Tom Peeping. Dr. Unpro Feshinal. Dr. Uneth Ikal
Tom Paxton July 22, 2014 at 04:55 pm
The Lawyers are the ones that will get 40% of that settlement. The Hospitals premiums will go up andRead More that cost will be absorbed by everyone who has insurance.. There was no harm to anyone, and I understand no ones face was seen in any of the pictures. So if you are in the middle class and see your health insurance premiums go up once again thank the trial lawyers. Funny how they can get away with it in a country where the laws are written by lawyers.... Kind of like "Hershey's" writing the dietary requirements, really doesn't make sense. .
The Truth July 22, 2014 at 11:39 pm
There's a face you can trust...
Bashunn Phillips, 20 of Gambrills has been charged with murder in the December 2013 shooting death of Shar-Ron Charles Mason of Odenton. Credit: Anne Arundel County Police
Jay July 22, 2014 at 11:57 am
And no death penalty to punish these idiots that would fit the crime. Good move Libs!
Steven Spiegel July 22, 2014 at 08:29 pm
Damn Don't White People kill anyone these days ?
Sal Anthony July 23, 2014 at 02:02 am
They are black
A Rockville woman was arrested for allegedly leaving her 7-year-old son and his puppy alone in a car at Lakeforest Mall while she shopped. File|Patch
Igor July 22, 2014 at 07:42 pm
How can you people say that this woman should be punished? Previous articles in the Patch about allRead More these children forgotten in cars. I told them before 75% kids weren't forgotten they were left in the car because the parents are god damn lazy. When would a normal person leave a 7 year old in a car because the child didn't want to go? Even if it wasn't hot, with all the kooks running around, how could a child even fight them off? These parents disgust me. If I had my way I would bitch slap them back into last week.
David Peoples July 22, 2014 at 11:43 pm
This idiot left the windows open. So instead dying from the heat-someone could have kidnapped him.Read More What is this women-stupid or a Republican?
Glial July 23, 2014 at 01:24 am
I can only speak for myself. As a mother, I prioritize my child's safety first. I wouldn't shop withRead More my child in a car whether the temperature is perfect. When I shop, I go out by myself or I take the kid with her toy(s).
Women on separate flights Thursday were charged after packing stun guns like this in their carry-on bag. Credit: Screenshot from WJZ TV
John McGill July 18, 2014 at 11:56 am
honest mistake? everyone knows to check what is acceptable before getting on a flight. It isRead More posted when you book on the net, through travel agents, even at the airport before security. they just thought they could get away with it.
Skye Anderson July 18, 2014 at 03:43 pm
Way to go BWi TSA! Thanks for doing a boring, frustrating job so well.
Harford County Native July 19, 2014 at 02:52 pm
I guess they got a stunning surprise at the check-in.
Former U.S. Army Reserve building on Malcolm Drive in Westminster (Credit: WBAL/YouTube)
Katherine Glaser July 23, 2014 at 03:08 am
Children r NOT Mexican.They r from several countries and ! city that is the murder capital of theRead More world.The drug cartels would not exist if Americans didn't love illegal drugs. I am involved in 20 animal right organizations. I work a lot and Iam not set-up for children.Some of these orphans were going to Westminster and I had planned to see if I could volunteer an hour or so, as needed. Many r babies in diapers. Because of death threats, I do not believe Westminster is getting any orphans (or Balt). May I ad, I never desired to have children, but I wish no human nor animal had to. I realize this idealistic, but we could be kinder people as my religion dictates.I believe as Christians ,we should walk-the-walk and not just talk.If u feel,u have given ,I am not judging u and others. I merely am requesting, a calm attitude while authorities do their work. Recently, the Pope has requesting Catholics, to produce more children.This greatly upsets me. I am in favor of reducing the world population,except for people who really want children, With 97 % o f pregnancies unplanned (or unwanted),we can work on this problem. These r not children brought here by illegal parents They have no parents.Bad people told their relatives, that for a fee ,they would deliver them to the US ,who will accept them. They were scammed AND THEIR COUTRIES R TRYING to spread the word,there is no open acceptance for them here.
Katherine Glaser July 23, 2014 at 03:09 am
above (had to suffer...)
Katherine Glaser July 23, 2014 at 03:10 am
above (had to suffer...)
Melvin Nathaniel Pate after being shot. (Photo from Office of the State's Attorney.)
Crime Solver July 17, 2014 at 10:40 am
This situation is very sad! While I completely side with the victim and his family that the blink isRead More a strong indicator he identified correct suspect, I find it very difficult to interfere with someone's rights. Fingers crossed that additional evidence in the case can support guilt so that the defendant gets his sentence fairly.
Crime Solver July 17, 2014 at 10:40 am
This situation is very sad! While I completely side with the victim and his family that the blink isRead More a strong indicator he identified correct suspect, I find it very difficult to interfere with someone's rights. Fingers crossed that additional evidence in the case can support guilt so that the defendant gets his sentence fairly.
This 7-year-old Scottie/terrier mix was left in a pickup truck Tuesday afternoon. Anne Arundel County Police broke out a window to rescue the dog when its owner couldn't be found. Credit: AACPD
Marisa Grilli July 18, 2014 at 08:45 pm
I just emailed the ACO unit in this county with my "feelings" on returning this poor pupRead More to such an irresponsible person. This is terrible.
R.S July 19, 2014 at 08:09 am
Returning the dog to the owner is as bad as releasing the mom on bail who left both a dog and a 7yoRead More child in a hot car while she went shopping. I called the police last year when I spotted a poor dog $tuck in a locked up window shut truck. The owner was in Target. I stayed and snapped pics, then posted it on facebook as documentation. So many people looked and did nothing. It took 15 min for cops to show but it felt like hours. I wonder if its legal for bystanders to bust out windows of vehicles if we see an animal in distress. I wanted to and would have if the doggie looked distressed..
Rochelle Drucker July 20, 2014 at 09:42 am
If we see children or pets in hot cars we need to report it.
One man was burned in a fire at a Brooklyn Park row house after another resident reportedly set the fire to punish gay men. Credit: Anne Arundel County Fire Department
Nadja Adolf July 22, 2014 at 04:31 pm
Uhyup. Which is why they finally rounded up all of the Jews and deported them to other places in theRead More Empire. Every time the Romans attempted to add statues of their deities in the Jewish temple the Jews rioted. Roman practice was to add their own deities to existing temples; they had never encountered the sort of reaction they received in Judea.
Steven Spiegel July 22, 2014 at 06:02 pm
I don't understand this gay thing !! I say if you want to sin that's on the sinner him or herself !!Read More The only thing I know is there was a story in the Bible that plagued the gays for there actions . Its up to the individual who is the gay person to decide how one wants to live there life. I have practiced tolerance and patients with everyone that I don't agree with , I also cant stand greedy people but as far as Gay people go as long as they don't force themselves on me and try to force me to accept and live there life style then I am ok but you let another man try to touch me in a gay manner and it will be the last thing he does !!!!!
Sal Anthony July 23, 2014 at 02:04 am
Ok sweetie
U.S. Army Reserve facility in Westminster. (Credit: WBAL screenshot)
Steven Spiegel July 18, 2014 at 05:09 pm
Did you know that if a 60 year old White Man would have gotten jumped right were they wrote that youRead More would have never even heard about it ??? But you let someone call them a beaner and you would hear about it on every news cast . I bet they heard about this all the way in Mexico !!!!!!!!
Bob Loblaw July 20, 2014 at 12:03 pm
Farther then that! This made the news worldwide. Carroll County used to be the laughingstock of theRead More state, then it became the laughingstock of the country when it hired the phony British Lord and held a Flat Earth Conference. Now it's become the laughingstock of the world!
El Capitan July 20, 2014 at 12:56 pm
Nothing is a bigger laughingstock than Boinker Bobbie Douchebag and his menagerie of alties. LMAO
Anne Arundel County Police are asking that any other victims of sexual abuse while attending the Annapolis Chapter of Young Marines to contact police. File|Patch
Caroline Redbrook July 14, 2014 at 05:36 pm
Crimes against children are so heinous that accused pedophiles like this teen-aged squad leader,Read More Sylvain Kustyan, Jerry Sandusky, etc. must be apprehended before they have years to continue to destroy young lives. Sandusky is now safely behind bars. But unfortunately, Kustyan, who has been formally charged with two counts each of 1st Degree Sodomy and Sexual Abuse of a ten-year-old little boy, fled to avoid imminent arrest. Kustyan, formerly of Tuscaloosa, Alabama and Hermin/ Mazingarbe, France, as an English teacher, has led numerous groups of schoolchildren on trips to the US, the UK and Ireland.. Pedophiles condemn their victims to a lifetime of emotional and psychological trauma and often permanent physical ailments as well. Since the average pedophile has 300 different victims in their lifetime and since the recidivism rate among pedophiles is virtually 100% and since there is no effective treatment and no known cure they must be stopped ASAP!
Richard Rice July 15, 2014 at 10:34 am
Having been molested many years ago the sting never completely goes away. I sometimesRead More still look behind me when I hear footsteps behind me!!!
Police pin teenage girl near the Inner Harbor on April 19, 2014. (Submitted Photo)
Kim Bruno July 15, 2014 at 01:14 pm
I have taught my kids since they were very young that cops are, for the most part.... bad! I haveRead More always warned them to be careful when near them and never talk to them unless it's a must. Cops are trained liars and manipulators. We are a normal upper middle class family with 2 parents 2 kids 2 dogs and a single family suburban home by the way(before I'm judged).
Kevin Aylward July 17, 2014 at 12:55 am
When will we all learn the basics? You have the right to remain silent. State so AND DO IT! If youRead More are detained, (ask if this is the case. If the answer is no, then ask if you are free to leave. If that answer to this question is no, then you are in fact being detained.), you have the right to an attorney, and to have that attorney present during ANY and ALL questioning. ASK FOR AN ATTORNEY!
Steve D July 21, 2014 at 11:50 am
It's why police have lost the public trust and do not get the benefit of the doubt anymore. AllRead More across the country.
Jimmy Smith (Credit: Baltimore County Police Department)
Peter Eiben July 15, 2014 at 09:38 am
of course he wanted to get the stuff out of her purse before the authorities did, that is all he didRead More , he might have been worried about her yoo
Sheriffchris July 15, 2014 at 09:46 am
This team has always been plagued by criminal behavior. Their team picture now features both frontRead More and side views ! Seriously, what a crappy organization to be in the NFL.
Teresa Linton July 15, 2014 at 07:18 pm
I doubt his salary will drop
erie July 12, 2014 at 09:21 pm
Kinda makes you wonder just how many people have knock off there kids and pets this way.
alan donahue July 13, 2014 at 10:15 am
This just proves that people are actually jealous of Justin Harris and that is why he is beingRead More attacked in the media. It is better jealously. The people of Georgia support you Justin Harris! Do not give up in the face of these lies!
Karen Snodgrass July 14, 2014 at 07:04 am
Wtf
Gwyneth Lewis July 12, 2014 at 09:36 am
I took my son to see the graduation ceremony & demo since they allowed the general public toRead More attend. It was very interesting and I'm glad they have put forth the time, money, effort to have this program. It's one more step in keeping us safe!
Anne Arundel County Police say a suspected shoplifter fled from Arundel Mills security, jumped into a drainage pond and likely drowned. File|Patch
Patrick Carter July 11, 2014 at 11:45 am
What an idiot, serves his dumb ass right.
Robert July 11, 2014 at 03:13 pm
At least he has saved the county and state from having to prosecute, again. As a taxpayer, I thankRead More him for putting his stupidity to good use.
Steve D July 13, 2014 at 02:25 pm
Yes, he was a criminal. But he was still a human. He still has family and friends who had noRead More control over his life of crime. Would Jesus, or yahweh, or allah spout your hateful comments. When the bottom falls out for you in your life, I hope people are kinder than you (posters here) are.
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