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Carroll County Man Finds Pipe Bomb In His Mailbox

Police are trying to track down the person behind a dangerous pipe bomb found in a Carroll County mailbox.

05/16/2013

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Cop Won’t Be Charged For Fatal Shooting Of Man With Hammer

The Carroll County State’s Attorney say a Taneytown police officer who shot and killed a man who wielded a large hammer and ran at police will not be charged.

04/19/2013

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Officer In Fatal Carroll County Shooting Won’t Be Charged

The Carroll County State’s Attorney say a Taneytown police officer who shot and killed a man who had wielded a large hammer and ran at police will not be charged.

04/18/2013

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Charges Weighed In Fatal Shooting By Police

The Carroll County state’s attorney is deciding whether to charge a Taneytown police officer in the fatal shooting of a man who allegedly threatened police with a hammer.

03/13/2013

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Taneytown Police Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect Armed With Hammer

Maryland State Police shoot and kill a man in Carroll County after they say he attacked an officer with a hammer.

12/26/2012

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Damages Cut In Frederick Dog Shooting Case

A court has slightly reduced the $620,000 awarded in April to a Taneytown family whose dog was shot by a Frederick County sheriff’s deputy.

09/19/2012

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Sheriff’s Office Arrests Man In Taneytown Stabbing

A Westminster man has been arrested and charged with a stabbing in March at a private house in Taneytown.

06/09/2012

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Double-Amputee In Cuba Sets Sights On London Games After Help From Taneytown Consultant

Damian Lopez was 13 when he tried to untangle his kite from electrical wires dangling over a street corner and accidentally touched a high-voltage cable.

03/08/2012

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Police Arrest Final Suspect In Taneytown Robbery

State police say they’ve arrested the fifth and final suspect in a home invasion and shooting in Taneytown.

12/18/2011

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Man Fires Gun Into Air And Gets Jail Time

A man who fired shots into the air at his home last year has been sentenced to 18 months in jail.

09/22/2011

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Taneytown Mayor, 2 Council Mayors Re-Elected

The mayor and two Council members in Taneytown have won re-election.

05/03/2011

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Police Investigate Suspicious Death In Taneytown

A man is killed by an explosion. His neighbors are evacuated after concern there could be another blast.

04/30/2011

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