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 Original release (June 26, 2016  12:55 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a Saturday night crash in Timonium that left a man deceased.

The preliminary investigation into the crash has indicated that at approximately 9 p.m., a 2003 Yamaha motorcycle was traveling east-bound on East Padonia Road. A 2017 Toyota Corolla was making a left turn from Treherne Road to west-bound East Padonia Road. The two vehicles collided in the intersection.

The operator of the motorcycle, 22-year-old Myles Alexander Dezurn of the 5900 block of Montgomery Avenue 21207, was declared deceased at the scene. The driver of the Corolla, a 26-year-old man, was transported to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center for treatment. His current condition is unknown.

The crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team. The investigation is expected to take several weeks.

Original release (June 23, 2016  6:20 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a missing 53-year-old man.

John Sheets is a Caucasian male, 5’7”, weighing 135 pounds. It is not known what he might be wearing.

Sheets is homeless and frequents the area around Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore City. He was reported missing on May 20.

The search for Sheets is being led by the Baltimore County Police Missing Persons Unit.

Anyone with information on John Sheets is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Original release (June 23, 2016  3:15 p.m.):

At 2:20 p.m. yesterday, Baltimore County Police responded to an M&T Bank in the 2800 block of Smith Avenue 21209 for a bank robbery.

The investigation into this incident has indicated that the suspect entered the bank and presented a note to the teller demanding money. The suspect fled the bank on foot with an undisclosed amount of money.

Officers were able to develop information on the suspect and a vehicle he had gotten into. That vehicle was located in Baltimore City and the suspect was taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit.

The suspect has been identified as 52-year-old Steven Gregory Passero of the 12100 block of Dunliegh Court in Dunkirk. Passero has been charged with armed robbery and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit working with the FBI Baltimore Violent Crimes Task Force.

Booking Photograph of Steven Gregory Passero

 
 

Revised April 6, 2016