Original release (September 17):
A Dundalk man is in custody after he carjacked a vehicle in Dundalk and drove it into Bear Creek.
On September 15, Baltimore County Police responded to the 1700 block of Inverness Avenue 21222 for a report of a carjacking.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that a 75-year-old woman had gone to get something out of her vehicle, a silver Toyota Corolla. The suspect, who is the woman’s 33 –year-old grandson, took the car keys from her, pushed her to the ground, and drove off in her vehicle.
The suspect then drove the vehicle into Bear Creek in the area of the 8200 block of Beach Drive 21222. He exited the vehicle, swam to a pier, got out of the water and took off his clothes. The suspect attempted to steal a jet ski and then a boat but was not successful.
Police were able to take the suspect into custody without incident.
The suspect has been identified as 33-year-old Jason Daniel Wenner of the 1700 block of Inverness Drive 21222. He has been charged with robbery, carjacking, and related charges. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $250,000 bail.