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UPDATE (August 12, 2016  11:44 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged a suspect in connection with a July 26 stabbing in Lochearn that left a man deceased.

Brandon Jarvis Heigh (26) has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

At 11:40 a.m. on July 26, police were called to the 4000 block of Villa Nova Road 21207 for a report of a stabbing. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 36-year-old Christopher Norris Jones suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was transported to the Sinai Trauma Center where he died.

The investigation has indicated that Jones and Heigh had been involved in an ongoing dispute. Jones was walking on Villa Nova Road when he encountered Heigh and another man. During that encounter, Jones was stabbed multiple times.

The man that Heigh was with remains unknown.

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

Booking Photograph of Brandon Jarvis Heigh

Original release (July 27, 2016  10:13 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a Tuesday morning stabbing in Lochearn that left a man deceased.

Police responded to the 4000 block of Villa Nova Road 21207 at 11:40 a.m. yesterday for a report of a stabbing. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 35-year-old Christopher Norris Jones suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was transported to the Sinai Trauma Center where he died.

The preliminary investigation into this incident has indicated that Jones was walking on Villa Nova Road when he was approached by two suspects. They became involved in an altercation and during that altercation, the victim was stabbed multiple times.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. Tips can also be texted to Metro Crime Stoppers: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637).?

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

Original release (May 25, 2016  3:38 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged two men in connection with thefts of packages from in front of homes in the Pikesville / Precinct 4 area.

John Leon Kenney (25) of the 5000 block of The Alameda Rd 21239 has been charged with multiple counts of fourth-degree burglary and theft. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $25,000 bail.

Sean Lamont Arrington (47) of the 3900 block of Wilsby Avenue 21218 has been charged with multiple counts of fourth-degree burglary and theft. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on $20,000 bail.

Detectives with the Pikesville Precinct Investigative Services Team began an investigation after several residents reported packages being stolen from in front of their homes. In two of the cases, mini-freezers were stolen from in front of homes in the 6500 block of Pebble Brooke Road 21209 and 6700 block of Evanston Road 21209.

The investigation has indicated that two men wearing yellow reflective vests were taking packages left in front of homes and then leaving in a dark colored SUV. The two men were later identified and Kenney and Arrington.

Detectives have been able to recover some of the property and are continuing to investigate the thefts.

Due to the active nature of the investigation, further information that includes booking photographs of the suspects is not available at this time.

Anyone with information on either suspect or any similar case is asked to call the Pikesville Precinct Investigative Services Team at 410-887-6777.

 
 

Revised June 28, 2016