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Unsolved Homicide Cases

These cases are still open and actively investigated by detectives from the Baltimore County Police Department's Homicide Unit, Unsolved Case Squad. Detectives welcome information from witnesses or anyone with knowledge of these cases.

Anyone with information should contact the Baltimore County Police Department's Homicide Unit, Unsolved Case Squad at 410-887-3943, or the Communications Team at 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.


In order to be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000, your tip must be made through Metro Crime Stoppers. The cash reward is awarded if your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest or indictment of a suspect for a felony crime.

If you have information on the below crimes or suspects please call, text, or e-mail the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline which is available 24 hours a day toll free.

Again, you can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587)

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org                                 

Victim's Picture

Victim and Homicide Details

Daniel Ho Coverston

2009 Homicide Victim

On February 14, 2009, Daniel Ho Coverston was found with a gunshot wound to the head in an apartment on Lachlan Circle in Glenmont, 21239.

Picture of Kevin Byron Evans Jr. who was fatally shot in Precinct 3/Franklin on January 28, 2007.

Kevin Byron Evans Jr.

2007 Homicide Victim

On January 28, 2007, Kevin Evans Jr, 17 years old, was fatally shot on Old Coach Lane in Precinct 3/Franklin.

Picture of Robert Jerome Johnson Jr. was found fatally stabbed in his home on Gwynn Oak Avenue in Precinct 2/Woodlawn. He was 35 years old.

Robert Jerome Johnson Jr.

2005 Homicide Victim

On June 4, 2005, Robert Jerome Johnson Jr. was found fatally stabbed in his home on Gwynn Oak Avenue in Precinct 2/Woodlawn. He was 35 years old.

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Picture of the skeletal remains of an unknown female were found on March 5, 1996.

Unidentified Female

1996 Homicide Victim

On March 5, 1996, the body of an unknown black female was discovered in the 17800-block of Falls Road, 21155. It is estimated that the remains had been at the location for approximately 5 years or longer. Facial reconstruction of the human remains were created by a forensic artist using the found skull.

Picture of 23-year-old Joann "Jody" LeCornu who was murdered in Towson on March 2, 1996.

Joann "Jody" Elizabeth LeCornu

1996 Homicide Victim

On March 2, 1996, 23-year-old Jody LeCornu was murdered in Towson. After she was shot in the back from the rear of her car in Drumcastle Shopping Center, she drove across York Road Plaza where she died.

Picture of 45 year old George King who was murdered at his workplace on December 12, 1994.

George King

1994 Homicide Victim

On December 12, 1994, 45-year-old George King was murdered while working the night shift at Prestige Messenger Service, Inc., located in the 1500-block of Canton Center Drive in Arbutus, 21227.

Picture of 29 year old Linda May Lester, found dead on the side of I-70 on October 17, 1994.

Linda May Lester

1994 Homicide Victim

On October 17, 1994, Linda May Lester, 29 years old, was found dead in Baltimore County on the side of I-70 just south of the Howard County line.

Picture of Teresa Ann Schmansky, found murdered in her home on Holabird Avenue in 1989.

Teresa Ann Schmansky

1989 Homicide Victim

On September 23, 1989, Teresa (Terry) Ann Schmansky was found murdered in her residence located in the 6700-block of Holabird Avenue, 21222.

Picture of Janice Lynn Potter, found murdered in her home on Talister Court in 1986.

Janice Lynn Potter

1986 Homicide Victim

On April 15, 1986, Janice Lynn Potter was found murdered in her home located in the unit-block of Talister Court, 21237.

Picture of Karen Ann Norton, murdered in her home.

Karen Ann Norton

1985 Homicide Victim

On December 17, 1985, Karen Ann Norton was murdered in her home located in the 100-block of Delrey Avenue, 21228.

Picture of Stuart McKenzie, a 1985 homicide victim.

Stuart Bruce McKenzie

1985 Homicide Victim

On April 28, 1985, the skeletal remains of Stuart Bruce McKenzie were found in a wooded area near Woodlawn Cemetery in the Precinct 2/Woodlawn area.

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Picture of Steven Godwin, murdered in 1984.

Steven Duane Godwin

1984 Homicide Victim

On October 18, 1984 Steven Godwin was fatally stabbed at the Corinthian Lounge and Restaurant in Precinct 2/Woodlawn.

Picture of 21-year old Kimberly Bock, murdered on July 21, 1982.

Kimberly Marie Bock

1982 Homicide Victim

On July 21, 1982, the body of 21-year-old Kimberly Marie Bock was found in Shelbourne Field located in the 5200-block of Shelbourne Road in Arbutus, 21227.

Picture of 13 year old Heather Porter, murdered September 23, 1981.

Heather Ann Porter

1981 Homicide Victim

On September 23, 1981, the body of 13-year-old Heather Ann Porter was recovered near the intersection of Ridgewood Road and Goucher Boulevard in Precinct 6/Towson.

Picture of unidentified female homicide victim found on September 12, 1976.

Unidentified Female 

1976 Homicide Victim

On September 12, 1976, the body of an unidentified white female was located in the 5600-block of Dogwood Road in the Precinct 2/Woodlawn area. The victim was discovered a short distance from Lorraine Park Cemetery.

Picture of Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik, decomposed body found on January 3, 1970.

Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik

1970 Homicide Victim

On January 3, 1970, the decomposed body of Sister Catherine Ann Cesnik was discovered at a dumping area on Monumental Avenue in Halethorpe, 21227.

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Revised September 15, 2015

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