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Update (8/20/17 11:00 a.m.)

The suspect from the August 19th fatal stabbing has been identified as Daniel Patrick Degoto, 41, of the unit-block of Kelly Court, 21244. Degoto has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on denied bail status. 


Update (8/19/17 6:15 p.m.)

Baltimore County Police release additional information concerning the stabbing in the 7800-block of Liberty Road. The victim was pronounced deceased just after 4 p.m. at a local hospital. The victim has been identified as Raphael M. Happy-Ikenwilo, 53, of the 4300-block of Glenmore Avenue, 21206. Detectives determined that the suspect dropped off his wife in the parking lot of the location and saw the victim getting out of his car, while the victim's wife was seated in his car. The suspect rammed his car into the victim and the victim's car. The victim's wife was not injured in the collision. The suspect then stabbed the victim numerous times. The suspect drove from the area and afterwards turned himself into authorities at the Howard County Detention Center. Charges against the suspect are pending.

Orginal Release (8/19/17 12:30 p.m.)

Baltimore County Police were called to the 7800-block of Liberty Road, 21244 for a stabbing. Officers responded and found the male victim outside the location. Investigators have determined that the suspect struck the victim with his car, got out of the car, then stabbed the other man several times. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. The victim’s condition is unknown.

Police are not releasing any names or further details about this stabbing at this time. More updates are expected throughout the day. 

Police discovered the body of a 20-year-old man after being dispatched to a call of shots fired in Gwynn Oak early this morning.

Around 1:48 a.m. police responded to the area of Tulsa Road and Liberty Road where they found the man lying in a grassy area to the side of the road, suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. He was pronounced deceased at the scene. The suspect, who fled prior to police arrival, remains outstanding at this time. Detectives have not yet determined a motive for this shooting.

The victim is identified as Dejuane Malik Beverly of the 5200 block of Pembroke Avenue, 21207.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020. The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit continues to investigate this crime.

Reward Offered

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

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Baltimore County Police have made two arrests in connection with three homicides committed in Baltimore County during the months of May and June.

Terica Antoinette Evans (30) and Derrick Ramont Simmons (24), both of the unit block of Glyndale Court in Reisterstown, 21136, are charged with three counts of 1st Degree Murder each and other related charges in connection with the murders of Angel Luis Mendez Crespo (27) and Edgardo Castro Estremera (30) at the Motel 6 in Woodlawn on June 17 (read release here), and in connection with the murder of Kyle Jovan Fulton (24), who was gunned down near the intersection of Liberty Road at Liberty Place in Windsor Mill on May 24 (read release here).

Detectives were able to link Evans and Simmons to both incidents based on similarities in the crimes captured by area surveillance videos. Both are held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on no bail status pending trial.

Revised June 27, 2017