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UPDATE (December 14, 2015  9 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the suspect charged in connection with this case and another area robbery as 21-year-old Rashard Louis Williams (21) of the 2500 block of Henson Valley Way 20744.

December 7: 300 Block of Garden Road 21286

At approximately 7:50 p.m. on December 7, a woman was in her apartment in the 300 block of Garden Road 21286 when the male suspect entered through an unlocked door. He displayed a handgun and demanded her debit card, debit card pin number, and cell phone. The suspect used the debit card at an ATM at Dutch Liquors in the 2300 block of Cleanleigh Drive 21234. His image was captured on surveillance video.

After the surveillance pictures were released to the media, tips were received that led to the suspects identification.

Williams has been charged with armed robbery and related charges. Williams is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $150,000 bail for this case.

September 28: 300 Block of Aigburth Road 21204

Just after 11 p.m. on September 28, the victim was walking to her vehicle in the area of the 300 block of  Aigburth Rd 21204. As she approached her vehicle, the suspect stepped out of the shadows, displayed a handgun, and stated "Give me your bag, give me your phone.  I have a gun. I'll kill you.  I'll shoot you." The suspect took a laptop, cell phone, camera, and other items before fleeing the scene.

Williams was later seen on surveillance video using the victim’s bank card at a 7-Eleven in the 6000 block of Harford Road 21214.

Williams has been charged with armed robbery and related charges. Williams is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $150,000 bail for this case.

Booking Photograph for Rashard Williams

UPDATE (December 11, 2015  8:40 p.m.):

Detectives have taken one person into custody in connection with this incident. He will be identified once he is officially charged.

Original release (December 9, 2015  11:21 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department seeks the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for robbing a woman in her apartment.

The investigation into the incident has indicated that at approximately 7:50 p.m. on December 7, a woman was in her apartment in the 300 block of Garden Road 21286 when the male suspect entered through an unlocked door. He displayed a handgun and demanded her debit card, debit card pin number, and cell phone. The suspect fled the scene after the victim gave him the items.

The victim was not injured during the incident.

Investigators found that the suspect used the debit card at an ATM at Dutch Liquors in the 2300 block of Cleanleigh Drive 21234. His image was captured on surveillance video.

This incident is under investigation by the Precinct 6 Investigative Services Team.

Anyone who recognizes the suspect or has any information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Baltimore County Police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting in Loch Raven Village that left a man injured.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that just after 6 p.m., the victim was in his apartment in the 8200 block of Loch Raven Boulevard 21286. Multiple suspects forced their way into the apartment and demanded money. The victim became involved in a struggle with the suspects and was shot once in the upper body during that struggle. The suspects fled the scene without taking anything.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police 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.

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 (June 29 1:36 p.m.):

A Sunday morning fire in Hampton Village has left a woman deceased.

At 7:34 a.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to a home in the 500 block of Valley View Road 21286 for a report of a fire. When fire personnel arrived on the scene, they saw smoke coming from the home.

Firefighters rescued the sole occupant of the home, a 58-year-old female, and transported her to St Josephs Medical Center where she was later declared deceased.

The fire was brought under control at 8:15 a.m. There were no reports of injuries to firefighters. Approximately 16 pieces of Baltimore County Fire Department equipment responded to the scene.

Based on results of the initial investigation, detectives believe the female rescued from the home intentionally started the fire.

Photograph courtesy of the Providence Volunteer Fire Company
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