A man is charged with fourth-degree burglary after his mother caught him living in her vacant home, police say.
A 23-year-old man is charged with burglary after allegedly breaking into his mother’s vacant Owings Mills home. Aaron Brian Smith was found living at the home on the 12300 block of Boncrest Drive in Reisterstown at 9:50 a.m. on Feb. 9, according to police. He did not have permission to be at the home, which had been vacant for more than a year, according to Lt. Stephen Doarnberger, assistant commander of the Baltimore County Police’s Franklin Precinct. Smith’s mother returned to the home to show it to some potential buyers when she found him living there, police say. After a confrontation, he left on foot and police spotted him nearby. He is charged with fourth-degree burglary, Doarnberger said.
A man and a woman were arrested for entering a vacant home in Owings Mills on Thursday, July 19.
Baltimore County Police arrested a man and a woman for entering a vacant Owings Mills home on Thursday, July 19. William Todd Carbaugh, 33, and Nicole Michelle Wassell, 32, are charged with fourth-degree burglary and trespassing after they entered a vacant home in the 10100 block of Barnes Avenue in Owings Mills at 4:30 p.m. on July 19. “It’s been vacant for several months, and there were empty bottles and trash inside,” said Lt. Stephen Doarnberger, assistant commander of the Baltimore County Police Frankin Precinct. “Either these two or others were living there.” Police got an anonymous 911 phone call that tipped them off, Doarnberger said. Doarnberger recommends those with vacant homes frequently check on them or have someone they trust…