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Keyword: 21117

Original release (June 1, 2016  8:53 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a Tuesday night shooting in Owings Mills that left a man injured.

The preliminary investigation into the incident has indicated that just before midnight, the victim was involved in an interaction with the suspect in the 9200 Block of Leigh Choice Court 21117. During that interaction, the suspect displayed a gun and the victim started to run away. The suspect then shot the victim at least one time in the mid-body.

The victim, an adult male, later drove himself to a hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown but he is expected to survive.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Violent Crimes Unit. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

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Original release (April 26, 2016  10:04 a.m.):

At 9:06 a.m. this morning, a Baltimore County Police vehicle was involved in a collision with a civilian vehicle at Owings Mills Boulevard and Lyonswood Drive 21117. Both the officer and driver of the civilian vehicle were transported to area hospitals for treatment. Their current conditions are unknown.

The crash is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

UPDATE (March 26, 2016  10:43 p.m.):

James Roman Jackson has been located.

The Baltimore County Police Department thanks everyone who shared his information.

Original release (March 26, 2016  10:16 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are currently searching for an older gentleman who walked away from his son's home in the 300 block of Paladium Court in Owings Mills at approximately 6:30 p.m. this evening.  
James Roman Jackson is a 64-year-old African American male, 6'1", 245 pounds. He has thick salt-and-pepper colored hair and currently has an unshaven face.  He was wearing a black jacket, white t-shirt, blue jeans, and brown Timberland boots. 
Jackson suffers from multiple medical issues for which he needs medication, and may be confused about his whereabouts. He may be walking towards his residence in the 4000 block of Atrium Court in Owings Mills
Anyone with information on James Roman Jackson is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020 or call 911.

Revised June 27, 2017