A long-running feud between two Maryland banking companies has ended with one agreeing to pay its aggressive neighbor more than $6 million to go away.

Glen Burnie (Md.) Bancorp said Wednesday that it will pay about $5.6 million for 231,000 shares owned by First Mariner Bancorp. First Mariner, based in Baltimore, had been buying shares over the past 18 months in a failed attempt to acquire the company.

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