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Update, May 3, 2016:

Booking photo of Charles Muchanic, charged with trespassing.The suspect in this case is Charles J. Muchanic, 43, of the 800 block of Cove Mountain Road, Gladstone, VA, 24553. He is charged with one count of trespass. Muchanic was released from the Baltimore County Detention Center on $7,500 bond.

Original release:

A man is in custody following a barricade in the 10900 block of Notchcliff Road in Parkville. The man was not armed and there were no injuries.

At 11 a.m., a security alarm was activated in the building that houses the armory at the Maryland National Guard property. Army personnel responded to the alarm, and after observing a male subject they called police. Because of the sensitive location, police dispatched the Negotiations Team and the Tactical Unit.

The man exited the armory without incident after speaking with police and was immediately taken into custody. The suspect will be sent for evaluation, and charges are pending.

At no point did the suspect have access to the weapons in the armory, which are stored in a secure vault.

UPDATE (March 15, 2016  9:38 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged a suspect in connection with a shooting in Parkville last night that left a man injured. 

Rasheed Isiah Cannon (20) of the 6300 block of Eastern Parkway 21214 has been charged with attempted first-degree murder, handgun violation, and related charges. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center. 

Just after 6:30 p.m. last night, police responded to a home in the Unit block of Cody Avenue 21234 for a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, they found a man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the upper body. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive. 

The investigation has indicated that the suspect had come to location and was known to one of the people in the home. The suspect shot the victim during a robbery inside the home and fled the scene.


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


Booking Photograph for Rasheed Isiah Cannon

Original release (March 14, 2016  9:11 p.m.):

County Police Investigate Shooting Inside a Home on Cody Avenue

Just after 6:30 p.m., Baltimore County Police responded to the Unit block of Cody Avenue, 21234, for a shooting. Officers found a male victim inside the house, suffering from multiple gun shot wounds to the upper body.

The adult male victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown.

This investigation is continuing but police have been able to determine that this was an isolated incident and the victim was targeted by a suspect or suspects. Detectives are not searching for any suspects at this time and there is no threat to the public's safety in the area. No further information at this time.

UPDATE (February 29, 2016  7:58 p.m.):

Samual Hamilton has been located. Thanks to everyone who shared his information.

Original release (February 29, 2016  7:54):

Baltimore County Police are actively searching for a critical missing child in the Parkville area. 
Samual Hamilton, an 11-year-old black male with short brown hair and brown eyes, was last seen leaving Carney Elementary School (3100 block of East Joppa Road 21234) around 4 p.m. on foot towards his home in the 9000 block of Red Clover Ct. He is 4'6" and weighs 82 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black and gray puffy jacket, an orange and gray hat, dark blue jeans, black shoes, and the orange shirt he is wearing in picture below. 
Samual has a medical condition he takes medication for and has no history of being absent from home. 

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.


Revised April 6, 2016