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Keyword: lakebrook circle

Twelve adults and 16 children were forced from their homes following a two-alarm apartment fire this morning in the 2900 block of Lakebrook Circle in Precinct 1/Wilkens.

BCoFD crews were dispatched at 3:09 a.m.

Baltimore County Police fire investigators determined that the fire was accidental and began when grease on a stovetop caught fire.

One child was transported with non-lifethreatening injuries to Johns Hopkins Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.

About 25 pieces of fire equipment responded to this fire.

A stabbing in Landsdowne early Saturday morning has left a man injured.

The initial investigation into the incident has indicated that just after midnight, the adult male victim was in an apartment in the 2900 block of Lakebrook Circle 21227 and became involved in an argument with two females. During the argument, one of the females stabbed him.

The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.

Detectives have obtained arrest warrants for two people in connection with this incident. Both were taken into custody in Pennsylvania and are awaiting extradition back to Maryland.

  • Keshawn Monee Ellis (23) of the 1100 block of West Poplar Street in York, PA
  • Brittany Nicole Marie Turek (23) of the 1100 block of West Poplar Street in York, PA

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

On December 7 at 5:55 a.m., Baltimore County Police responded to an apartment in the 2900 block of Lakebrook Circle 21227 for a report of a stabbing. When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult male victim suffering from at least one stab wound.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim and the suspect had become involved in an altercation inside the apartment. During the altercation, the suspect stabbed the victim at least one time.

Witnesses told police that the suspect and the victim were in a romantic relationship.

The suspect was taken into custody at the scene. She has been identified as 34-year-old Stephanie Tyisha Spratley of the 2900 block of Lakebrook Circle 21227. Spratley was charged with first-degree assault and second-degree assault. She was released on $50,000 bail.

Booking photograph for Stephanie Tyisha Spratley


Revised September 27, 2016