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The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the Franklin Precinct.

On December 20, at 5:48 a.m., Baltimore County Police were dispatched to the 10000-block of Mill Run Circle, 21117. The police investigation revealed that the female victim, 29, was shot in her apartment by a male suspect. The victim was shot in the abdomen. The male suspect, who is known to the victim, fled the scene before police arrived.

 Police Violent Crimes detectives are actively working to apprehend the suspect.

The victim was transported in serious condition to an area hospital for treatment. She is expected to survive.

Police are asking anyone with information about this incident to call 410-307-2020.

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the Woodlawn area.

On April 18, at approximately 10:47 p.m., police were notified by a local hospital of a victim who had just walked into the location suffering from a gunshot wound. The 54-year-old male victim told police that he was shot in the area of Belmont Avenue and Security Boulevard, 21207. The victim stated that he was parked on the side of the road using his cell phone when he was approached by two suspects. The suspects indicated to him that he was being robbed and began assaulting the victim. The victim fled the scene when at least one gunshot entered the rear window of his car striking him in the back. The victim was able to drive to a local hospital where police were called.

The suspects are described as black males, 20-30 years old, 6' tall, 180-200 pounds, and wearing dark clothing. The older of the two had a thin beard. The suspects left the scene in an unknown direction.

The victim is in stable condition and is expected to recover from his injury.

The Baltimore County Police Department is asking anyone who may have information about this crime to call 410-307-2020. No additional details are available at this time.

UPDATE (March 18):

The suspect in the March 14 shooting in Randallstown that left a woman injured has died. He has been identified as 30-year-old Taavon T Gilliam.

Police have identified the victim as 29-year-old Madonna Nicole Gilliam of the 9600 block of Axehead Court in Randallstown. Her current condition is unknown.

Original release (March 14):

At 6:55 a.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire Personnel responded to a home in the 9600 block of Axehead Court in Randallstown for a report of a shooting. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered an adult female with at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. She was transported to Shock Trauma with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim and the suspect were having some sort of interaction in front of the home. During that interaction, the suspect shot the victim at least once in the upper body. The suspect then fled the scene.

Officers later approached a car that the suspect was in at a location in Baltimore City. When they went up to the car, they found that he had a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head. He was transported to Sinai Hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

The victim and the suspect were married and lived at the location. However, the suspect had been staying at another location for the past several weeks.

The Baltimore City Police Department is conducting the investigation into the self-inflicted gunshot wound.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Violent Crimes Unit. Further information will be released as it becomes available.


Revised April 6, 2016