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Keyword: dundalk

Original release (February 28, 2016  12:10 p.m.):

Eight people, including four volunteer EMS personnel, were injured Saturday night in a Dundalk crash involving a volunteer medic unit and an SUV.

All four medic personnel were members of the Lansdowne Volunteer Fire Co.; Lansdowne was filling in for the Wise Avenue Volunteer Fire Co.

The most seriously injured patient, one of the Lansdowne EMS providers, had to be cut from the vehicle by Fire rescue personnel and was transported to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Unit. She suffered serious but non-lifethreatening injuries. The other three EMS providers -- two women and a man -- were released last night from the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center.

The civilian patients, including two children, were transported to local hospitals with non-threatening.injuries.

The crash occurred at Wise Avenue and Lynch Road at about 8 p.m.; the medic crew was en route to an emergency call, a nearby motor vehicle accident. The medic unit was not carrying a patient at the time of the crash. Other EMS crews were routed to the call to which the medic was responding as soon as the crash at Wise and Lynch occurred.

The Baltimore County Police Department's Crash Team is investigating this incident. The investigation is ongoing; no additional information is available at this time.

UPDATE (February 5, 2016  9:36 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the suspect and the victim from a homicide on Gum Rd in Dundalk Wednesday.
 
At approximately 6:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, an officer on patrol encountered 54-year-old Gary Burns walking in the middle of North Point Road. Gary Burns had a laceration on his hand and told the officer that he had been in a fight with his brother in their home in the 7600 block of Gum Road 21222.
 
When officers went to the home, they found his brother, 57-year-old Lawrence William Burns, suffering from multiple stab wounds and other injuries. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he died.
 
Gary burns was also transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for treatment.
 
The investigation indicated that Gary Burns and Lawrence William Burns, had been involved in an altercation in their home. During the altercation, Gary Burns stabbed Lawrence William Burns multiple times.
 
Gary Burns has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.

Booking Photograph of Gary Burns

UPDATE (February 5, 2016  7:59 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have released updated information on the Wednesday morning homicide in Dundalk.
 
At approximately 6:30 a.m., Wednesday morning, an officer on patrol encountered a 54-year-old man walking in the middle of North Point Road. The man had a laceration on his hand and said that he had been in a fight with another person in his home in the 7600 block of Gum Road 21222.
 
When officers went to the home, they found 57-year-old man suffering from multiple stab wounds and other injuries. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he died.
 
The 54-year-old man was also transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center for treatment.
 
The investigation indicated that the two men, had been involved in an altercation in their home. During the altercation, the 54-year-old man stabbed the 57-year-old man multiple times.
 
The names of both men will be released after the suspect has had a bail hearing.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.

Original release (February 3, 2016  3:42 p.m.):

Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a 57-year-old man killed this morning in Dundalk during an altercation with another man.

The name of the victim will be released after family notifications are made. The suspect is in custody; his name will be released after charges formally are filed.

Police responded to the 7600 block of Gum Road, 21222, at about 6:30 a.m. They found the victim critically injured on the first floor of the single-family home; this was not a shooting. Baltimore County EMS personnel transported the victim to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where he later died.

The two men were known to one another; both resided at the Gum Road residence.

The investigation is ongoing.

UPDATE (January 17, 2016 12:00 p.m.): 

Baltimore County Police have located the vehicle involved in the fatal hit and run incident which occurred on January 10, 2016. Police are continuing their investigation at this time. If anyone has an information concerning the fatal crash, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

UPDATE (January 15, 2016  1:23 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have developed additional information on the vehicle that hit and killed a 34-year-old Essex woman on North Point Boulevard on January 10.

Investigators have been able to determine that vehicle was a 2001 to 2016 International truck cab with one of the following model numbers:

3200   4300   7400
4100   4400   8500
4200   7300   Heavy Duty Bus

The vehicle should be red or maroon in color and have front end damage. Investigation has indicated while the front on these vehicle models is the same, the chassis can be customized when the vehicle is purchased.

This crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

The picture below is of a truck that is similar to the one that police are looking for in the case

UPDATE (January 11, 2016  5:07 p.m.):

Investigators now believe that the suspect vehicle in this incident is red or maroon in color with front end damage.

This crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

UPDATE (January 11, 2016  10:45 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the woman killed by a hit and run driver on North Point Boulevard last night as 34-year-old Atriece Chantrell Hall of the 1100 block of North Marlyn Avenue 21221.

Original release (January 10, 2016  9:09 p.m.):

At 7:30 p.m. tonight, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to a pedestrian involved crash on North Point Boulevard in the area of Cove Road.

A pedestrian was struck by a vehicle that fled the scene. That pedestrian was declared deceased at the scene.

The suspect vehicle is believed to have damage to the grill area.

This crash is being investigated by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

Anyone with information on the crash is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016