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UPDATE (April 25, 2017 2:11 p.m.):

Baltimore County Robbery detectives have arrested a suspect in the robbery of the Nature Care Pharmacy in Reisterstown.

Timothy Smallwood (48) of the 8700 block of Town and Country Road in Ellicott City was arrested on Saturday after numerous citizens' tips led police to identify him as the suspect in the surveillance video images released just one day earlier.

Booking photo of Timothy Smallwood, arrested in robbery.

He is charged with Armed Robbery, 1st Degree Assault, Use of a Dangerous Weapon with Intent to Injure, and Misdemeanor Theft. He is currently being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

The Baltimore County Police Department would like to thank all of the citizens who became involved by responding with tips, ultimately leading to the identification and arrest of this criminal.


Original Release (April 21, 2017 10:24 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a robbery suspect.

Around noon on March 25, the suspect depicted below walked behind the pharmacy counter in Nature Care Pharmacy on Main Street in Reisterstown, pointed a handgun at the clerk, and ordered the clerk to give him various pharmaceuticals. He then fled the location on foot towards Village Center Road.

The suspect is described as a taller, thin man with longer graying hair, pulled back into a ponytail in the images captured on video surveillance.

Anyone with information regarding this man’s identity is asked to contact 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 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.

This crime continues to be investigated by the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit.

UPDATE (January 30, 2017; 10 a.m.):

Mary Linda Cavanagh has been located unharmed. Thank you to everyone who shared her information.

Original release (January 29, 2017; 4:54 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are actively searching for a missing Reisterstown woman.

Mary Linda Cavanagh was last seen around 8 p.m. at her home in the 300 block of Main Street in Reisterstown. She is 71 years old, 5'4", 130 pounds, has brown eyes and short brown hair. She is believed to be driving her tan 2007 Chrysler Sebring bearing Maryland registration plate '9DKX26'.

Mary Cavanagh suffers from a medical condition that could endanger her if left untreated.

Anyone with information on her whereabouts is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

This case is currently being investigated by officers at Precinct 3.

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspects responsible for a stabbing on September 27 in Reisterstown.

Just after 11 p.m. on September 27, police responded to the area of Hanover Pike and Westminster Pike for a check on subject call. The caller into 911 reported hearing two people talking about stabbing someone. When officers arrived on the scene, they located an adult male victim suffering from at least one stab wound.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim had become involved in an argument in front of an apartment building in the Unit block of Main Street 21136 with one of the suspects. During the argument, that suspect stabbed the victim at least one time.

Images of the suspects were captured on the surveillance system of an area business.

This incident is under investigation by the Franklin / Precinct 3 Investigative Services Team.

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

Revised September 27, 2016