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Original release (April 29, 2016  10:48 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are looking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect wanted for an attempted robbery at a Royal Farms store and thefts from two other Royal Farms stores. 

On March 8, the suspect entered a Royal Farms Store in the 7200 block of York Road 21212, approached the counter with items to purchase, and asked for four cartons of Newport cigarettes.  He leaned over the counter towards the clerk and said, “I need you to kick it out”.  The suspect ran out the door and got into a silver minivan after a customer yelled at him. 

On March 15, the suspect entered a Royal Farms Store on 1500 block of East Joppa Road 21286, approached the counter, and asked the clerk for six cartons of Newport cigarettes.  When the clerk asked the suspect for identification he advised he didn’t have any and walked out of the store.  The clerk walked away from the register and the suspect ran behind the counter grabbing the 6 cartons of cigarettes. 

On April 27, the suspect entered the Royal Farms Store in the 6000 block of Falls Road 21209. He approached the counter with items to purchase and asked the clerk for four cartons of Newport cigarettes.  As the clerk walked away to retrieve cigars, the suspect reached over the counter and grabbed the cigarettes.  

These incidents are under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit. 

Anyone with information on the suspect or these incidents is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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/

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.

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016