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The Baltimore County Police Crash Team, today, responded to a crash at Manor Road and Green Glade Road in the Cockeysville Precinct.

At 6:22 a.m., a 1987 Dodge Omni was traveling southbound on Manor Road when, for unknown reasons, crossed over the double yellow center line and was in the northbound travel lane when it was struck by a Ford-150 pick-up truck.

The driver of the Dodge Omni was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the Omni was 18 year-old Winfield H. Berrell Jr. of the 2400 block of Island Branch Road, White Hall.

The driver of the Ford F-150, 37 year-old William E. Fidler Jr., was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The Crash Team continues its investigation.

Baltimore County Police seek the public's assistance in locating a critically missing 15-year-old girl from the Catonsville area. Nicole Epitropoulos, 15, was last seen on July 24, 2017 at 12:30 a.m., in the bedroom of her home located in the 2000-block of Pleasant Villa Avenue, 21228. There is a concern for Nicole's safety. Nicole is described as a white female, 5'6", 125 pounds, with brown hair and blue eyes. She was last seen wearing a multi-colored sweatshirt and shorts. 

If anyone has information about Nicole's whereabouts, please call the Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

Updated Release 7/24/17 2:30 p.m.

Khadeesha Davis and Shinae Hamilton have been located and both girls have been returned home unharmed. 

Original Release 7/23/17 1:30 p.m.

Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating two missing girls. Khadeesha Assatta Davis (13) is reported to have left her home in the 3400-block of Carriage Hill Circle on July 21, 2017 at around 5:45 p.m. She was headed to a nearby pool with her friend, Shinae Upetter Hamilton.

Khadeesha Davis is a black female, 5’, and weighs 150 pounds. Khadeesha has brown eyes, black bushy hair in a ponytail, a small scar on her forehead, and braces on her teeth. When last seen, she was wearing a white tank top, grey shorts, pink New Balance tennis shoes, and silver hoop earrings.

Shinae Upetter Hamilton (14) is a black female, 5’, and weighs 110 pounds. She has brown eyes, black straight shoulder length hair, and braces on her teeth. She was last seen wearing a white shirt, blue shorts, and black sandals. She resides in the 6800 block of Fox Meadow Road in Gwynn Oak.

Hamilton and Davis were last seen walking together in the area of St. Lukes Lane and Liberty Road on July 22, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.

If you have any information to provide, or have seen either of these missing juveniles, please contact police at 410-307-2020.


Revised June 27, 2017