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UPDATE (March 18, 2016  2:34 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the man killed in the March 15 hit and run crash in Lochearn as 29-year-old Matthew Dennis Robinson of the 6000 block of Liberty Road 21207.

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 (March 16, 2016  1:46 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the pedestrian that was killed in this incident. His information will be released after his family is notified.

Original release (March 16, 2016  11:08 a.m.):

At 8:25 p.m. last night, Baltimore County Police responded to the area of Liberty Road and Essex Road 21207 for a serious crash.
 
The initial investigation into the crash has indicated that a 2001 Mercedes E430 was traveling west-bound on Liberty Road approaching Sedgemoor Road. The vehicle struck an adult male pedestrian that was in the center lane and continued west-bound. As the vehicle continued on Liberty Road, it lost control and struck a 2014 Honda Accord that was traveling east-bound and ran head-on into an MTA bus.
 
The driver of the Mercedes, believed to be a male, exited the vehicle and fled the scene after the crash.
 
The pedestrian was declared deceased at the scene. He has not been identified yet. The driver of the Honda Accord, the driver of the MTA bus, and at least three bus passengers were transported area hospitals for treatment.
 
This crash is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.
 
Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

A Sunday morning shooting in Lochearn has left a woman injured.

At 9:40 a.m., Baltimore County Police responded to an area hospital for a report of a subject that had walked into the facility with a gunshot wound.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the adult female victim and the suspect had become involved in an argument in a home in the 3700 block of Essex Road 21207. During the argument, the suspect shot the victim once in the upper body. The suspect then drove the victim to a hospital.

The victim is listed in good condition.

The suspect has been identified as 30-year-old Shamar Sheldon Walcott of the 3700 block of Essex Road 21207. He has been arrested and charged with attempted first-degree murder and related charges. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.

Booking Photograph For Shamar Sheldon Walcott

Baltimore County Police are investigating a Wednesday afternoon shooting in Gwynn Oak that left one person injured.
 
At 3:44 p.m. Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to Deveraux Court and Essex Road in Gwynn Oak for a report of a shooting. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found an adult male suffering from a single gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital where his current condition is unknown.
 
Investigators do not yet know the exact location of the crime or the motive behind it.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit. Detectives will be working to determine of this was a targeted crime.
 
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016