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Keyword: 21206

UPDATE (May 11, 2016  12:47 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged a suspect in connection with a homicide on Emelia Woods Court 21206 in July 2015.

Kevin Isaiah Spruill (22) has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Just after midnight on July 24, 2015, police were called to the Unit block of Emelia Woods Court 21206 for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 27-year-old Travis Bryan Durant sitting in a white 2004 Buick LaSabre, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Durant was transported to Franklin Square Hospital where he died.

The investigation into this incident has indicated that Durant lived at a home in the unit block of Emelia Woods Court with his girlfriend. He had also recently started a relationship with another woman who had a child in common with Spruill. On the evening of July 23, Durant had been at the home of the woman who he recently started a relationship with. After arriving back on Emelia Woods Court, he encountered Spruill who shot him multiple times.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020 or Mtero Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Booking Photograph of Kevin Isaiah Spruill

UPDATE (July 24  1:47 p.m.):

The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Travis Bryan Durant of the unit block of Emelia Woods Ct 21206.

Original release (July 24  8:26 a.m.):

Just after midnight, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the Unit block of Emelia Woods Ct 21206 for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult male sitting in a vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

The male was taken to an area hospital where he was later declared deceased.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Homicide Unit. Detectives will be working to determine of 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.

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

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. Your tip must be made through Metro Crime Stoppers in order to be eligible.

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)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (April 12, 2016  8:43 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a April 7 homicide in an Essex motel.

Just before noon on April 7, police were called to the Super 8 Motel in the Unit block of Stemmers Run Road 21220 for a cardiac arrest. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 45-year-old Rhonda Lynn Garrison of the Unit block of McCormick Avenue 21206 lying in the bathtub suffering from multiple injuries. She was declared deceased at the scene.

This incident is being investigated as a homicide. Police do not believe that there is any danger to the community.

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

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (February 24, 2016  9:20 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have placed speed cameras at six new locations:

  • Deer Park Elementary School - 9800 Block of Lyons Mill Road 21117
  • Reisterstown Elementary School - 200 Block of Walgrove Road 21136
  • Calvert Hall School - 1200 Block of Putty Hill Avenue 21286
  • Timonium Elementary School - 2000 Block of Eastridge Road 21093
  • McCormick Elementary School - 5100 Block of Hazelwood Avenue 21206
  • General John Stricker Middle School - 7800 Block of Trappe Road 21222

There will be a 30 day warning period when the cameras become operational.

More information on Baltimore County's Speed Camera Program can be found on our website: http://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/Agencies/police/speedcameras/

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016