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Keyword: first degree assault

UPDATE (July 12, 2016  8:56 a.m.):

Detectives with the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit have charged a suspect in connection with a July 6 assault in Dundalk that left a man seriously injured.

Shane Michael Williams (24) of the 8100 block of Dundalk Avenue 21222 has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault, and second-degree assault. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Just before 3:30 a.m. July 6, police responded to the 3600 block of North Point Road 21222 for an urgent welfare check. When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man lying next to the roadway suffering from traumatic injuries. He was taken to an area hospital where he is still receiving treatment. His current condition is unknown.

The investigation led detectives to identify Williams as the suspect responsible for the assault. Williams and the victim knew of each other but the exact cause of the assault remains unknown.

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

Booking Photograph of Shane Michael Williams

Original release (July 7, 2016  10:11 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating after a man was found seriously injured along North Point Road in Dundalk early yesterday morning.

Just before 3:30 a.m. Wednesday morning, police responded to the 3600 block of North Point Road 21222 for an urgent welfare check. When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man lying next to the roadway suffering from traumatic injuries. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Detectives have not been able to interview the man yet due to the severity of his injuries. They believe that the man was assaulted.

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

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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Original release (June 3, 2016  11:40 a.m.):

A Baltimore man has been charged with first-degree assault after trying to run over two Baltimore County Police Officers.

Just before 12:30 p.m. on May 29, Baltimore County Police Officers responded to a home in the Unit block of King Richard Court 21237 for a report of stalking. When officers arrived at the location, they met with a woman who told them that she dated a man for two months and they broke up about a week ago. Since then, he has been contacting her and coming to her home despite her telling him to leave her alone.

The man was not present at the location when officers arrived, but as officers were leaving, one of them noticed a vehicle that matched the woman’s description of her ex-boyfriend’s vehicle. The vehicle, a white Ford Expedition, had begun to circle the parking lot. The officer exited his vehicle to motion for the Expedition to stop. Instead of stopping, the Expedition accelerated in the direction of the officer and continued until the officer had to get out of the way to avoid being hit.

The second officer also motioned for the Expedition to stop but had to jump out of the way to avoid being hit by the truck.

Officers pursued the Expedition south-bound on Philadelphia Road until it crashed into two other cars and stopped.  The driver of the Expedition, the man that the woman on King Richard Court told police about, was taken into custody.

The man has been identified as 48-year-old Victor Jerome Rybak of the 600 block of S Grundy Street 21224. He has been charged with two counts of first-degree assault, numerous traffic charges, and other related criminal charges. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $200,000 bail.

Neither officer was injured during the incident.

UPDATE (March 28, 2016  10:26 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department has identified the suspect in a Saturday night shooting in Dundalk as 30-year-old Erica Nicole Shifflett of the 7300 block of School Avenue 21222. Shifflett has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, first-degree assault, and related charges. She is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.
 
Just after 7 p.m. on Saturday, police responded to the 7300 block of School Avenue 21222 for a shooting. The investigation has indicated that Shifflett was trying to take her 7-year-old son from the location and became involved in an argument with her 31-year-old husband. When the husband went to take the son inside, Shifflett pulled out a gun and fired, injuring the husband and their son.
 
Family members took Shifflett to the ground and held her until police arrived.
 
The victims were taken to an area hospital for treatment and are expected to survive.
 
This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore county Police Department Violent Crimes Unit.
     

Booking photograph of Erica Nicole Shifflett

Original release (March 26, 2016  9:07 p.m.):

A man and his son were hospitalized tonight after being shot by the wife/mother. 
 
Police were dispatched to the 7300 block of School Avenue in Dundalk at approximately 7:05 p.m. for a call of a shooting. 
 
According to police, the 30-year-old female suspect had responded to the residence to take their 7-year-old son, at which time she and her 31-year-old husband became engaged in a verbal custody dispute in front of the home. The husband began to take their son inside the home when the wife pulled out a gun and fired, striking her husband in the upper body area and her son in the lower body area. Both victims were taken to an area hospital for treatment and are expected to survive.  
  
The female suspect was taken into custody at the scene. 
 
This incident continues to be investigated by the Baltimore County Violent Crimes Unit.
 
 

Revised June 28, 2016