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On February 4th just before 9:30 p.m., Baltimore County Police received a call for a shooting in the 2900-block of Lakebrook Circle, 21227. When officers arrived they found two men suffering from gunshot wounds, inside an apartment. One the victims inside the apartment, Larry Lynch, Jr., 28, of the 2900-block of Lakebrook Circle, 21227, was pronounced deceased by Baltimore County Fire Department personnel. The second victim, Omar Hamilton, 17, of the 2900-block of Lakebrook Circle, 21227, was transported to a local hospital and is listed in serious condition.

Homicide detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances leading up to this crime. If anyone has information about this double shooting, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. For more information on other ways to contact Metro Crime Stoppers, as well as information on rewards offered by or through them, check their website at www.metrocrimestoppers.org. Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information in connection with felony offenses. Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, text message, or online.

On February 4th at 10:00 am, County police received a call from the unit-block of Continental Court, 21117 for a shooting inside a condominium. When officers arrived, they found two men and a woman inside, all suffering from gunshot wounds. One man was pronounced deceased at the scene by Baltimore County Fire Department personnel. The deceased man is identified as Dominic Boyd, 39, with an unconfirmed address at this time. Police identified the woman as Mr. Boyd’s estranged wife, Shakesha Boyd, 38, of the unit-block of Continental Court, 21117. Mrs. Boyd suffered multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body. The second man has not been identified as this time. The unidentified man and Shakesha Boyd were transported to the R. Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. Mrs. Boyd is expected to survive her injuries. The condition of the unidentified man is also unknown at this time.

Homicide detectives believe that Dominic Boyd came to Mrs. Boyd’s condominium earlier today. Once inside the condominium, the shooting occurred between the three individuals. Detectives are investigating which person or persons are responsible for the shootings. Police did recover two handguns at the scene.

If anyone has information concerning this incident, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. For more information on other ways to contact Metro Crime Stoppers, as well as information on rewards offered by or through them, check their website at www.metrocrimestoppers.org. Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information in connection with felony offenses. Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, text message, or online.

On February 3rd just after 9 p.m., County police responded to the 7100-block of Rudisill Court , 21244 for a shooting. When officers arrived, they found the victim lying on the floor inside the apartment building, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The victim is identified as Muhamad Birkdar, 24, of the 100-block of Rogers Cockrell Lane, 21222. Birkdar was pronounced deceased at the scene by Baltimore County Fire Department personnel.

Homicide detectives are continuing their investigation at this time. If anyone has information concerning this murder, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020.

 
 
Revised September 27, 2016