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Keyword: 2500 block sollers point rd

Original release (August 25, 2016  8:39 p.m.):

On July 14, 2016, a 28-year-old man reported to Baltimore County Police that he had been sexually assaulted by the suspect who is his step-father.
The man told investigators that the abuse occurred from the time he was 13 to the time he was 16 at his home in Freeland, Maryland. The abuse involved the suspect, who is his step-father, touching his genital area mainly while he slept. On one occasion, he awoke to find the suspect touching his genital area over his clothing. The victim also suspected that he was being watched while in the shower or alone in his room.
The suspect has been identified as 53-year-old David Roesler of Pennsylvania. Roesler turned himself in at the Towson Precinct Tuesday morning. He was charged with child abuse and fourth-degree sex offense and released on $50,000 bail.
Investigators believe that there are no other victims.
Roesler was with the Baltimore County Police Department for 30 years; last serving in the K-9 unit. He is no longer with the department.

Original release (August 24, 2016 1:34 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in locating a 16-year-old boy missing from the Catonsville area.

Timothy Packer is a 16-year-old Caucasian male, 5’07”, 125 pounds, with short brown hair. It is not known what he might be wearing.

Parker was reported missing from the Children’s Home facility in the 200 block of Bloomsbury Avenue in Catonsville on August 16. He has emotional challenges and takes medication which he may not have.

The search for Timothy Packer is being led by the Baltimore County Police Department Crimes Against Children Unit.

Anyone with information on Timothy Packer is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Original release (August 24, 2016  11:56 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating after a body is found in a Rosedale home.

At 11:11 p.m. Tuesday night, police responded to a home in the 1500 block of Chapel Hill Drive 21237. A relative called police after not being able to contact the resident of the home for several weeks. Officers became concerned for the resident’s safety when they learned that no one has seen her in at least a week. After making forced entry into the home, officers located a decomposing body.

The body found in the home is being transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for identification and an autopsy.

The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit is conducting an investigation into this incident. At this time, it is classified as a death investigation.

Further information is not available at this time. Information will be released as it becomes available.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020


Revised June 28, 2016