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Update: 

Photo of David Paul Thomas, charged with manslaughter.The victim from the Dundalk homicide has been identified as Richard William Zenobia, 35, of the 3300-block of North Point Road, 21222. 

The suspect has been identified as David Paul Thomas, 16, of the 2800-block of Henley Avenue, 21001. Thomas has been charged as an adult with one count of manslaughter. He is currently being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on a denied bail status. His booking photo is posted to the left.

 

Original Release:

Baltimore County Police are investigating the homicide of a 35-year-old man in the Dundalk area. On January 7 at 6:50 p.m., County police responded to the 3300-block of North Point Road, 21222 for an assault call. When officers arrived they found the 35-year-old victim lying in the back yard of the house, suffering from multiple stab wounds. The man was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, where he was pronounced deceased just after 9:30 p.m.

Police determined that the man was involved in an argument with his live-in girlfriend. The argument continued into the backyard of the house between the man and his girlfriend’s 16-year-old son. During the fight between the man and his girlfriend’s son, the 16-year-old produced a knife and stabbed the man several times.

The 16-year-old is awaiting a bail hearing at this time. The names of the victim and suspect will be released once the suspect is officially charged with this incident. 

UPDATE (December 14, 2016  7:43 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have released a video of a December 6 stabbing in a Loch Hill convenience store.

View the video here.

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

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

Original release (December 7, 2016  10:55 a.m.):

A Loch Hill convenience store employee suffered life threatening injuries when he was stabbed Tuesday afternoon.

The investigation has indicated that just before 4 p.m., the 39-year-old male victim was working behind the counter at the Quick Mart in the 6500 block of Loch Hill Road 21239. The suspect went behind the counter and stabbed the victim repeatedly. The victim managed to escape the attack and run out the front door. The suspect fled the area.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of life-threatening injuries.

The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit is actively investigating this incident. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime. Robbery is not suspected at this time.

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

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.

UPDATE (December 14, 2016  7 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police Homicide Detectives have charged a suspect in connection with a fatal stabbing on Eastern Avenue September 1.

Wayne Edward Zeigler Jr (35) of no fixed address has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Just after 7:30 p.m. September 1, police were called to the 7800 block of Eastern Avenue 21224 for a stabbing. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 18-year-old Gerrod Dominick Greenwood of the 400 block of 52nd St. 21224 and another man near a bus stop suffering from stab wounds to the upper body. Both men were transported to area hospitals for treatment. Greenwood died at the hospital.

The investigation has indicated that two groups had become involved in a fight near the bus stop. During the fight, Zeigler stabbed Greenwood.

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

        

      

      

   

    

 

 

 

    

                Wayne Edward Zeigler Jr

UPDATE (September 2, 2016 11:30 a.m.):

Police have identified the man who died in last night's stabbing in the 7800 block of Eastern Avenue, 21224. The victim is Gerrod Dominick Greenwood, 18, of the 400 block of 52nd St., Baltimore, 21224.

Through investigation, detectives have learned that two other people, not one, were injured in this altercation. A second male victim believed to have been injured in the incident walked in to a local hospital with stab wounds. He is expected to survive.

Police have no suspects at this time. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this case should call BCoPD at 410-307-2020.

Original release:

Just after 7:30 p.m. tonight, Baltimore County Police responded to the intersection of Eastern Avenue at 54th Street for a stabbing. When officers arrived, they found two men near the bus stop on Eastern Avenue. Each of the victims suffered from stab wounds to the upper body.

One man was transported to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, where he later died of his injuries. The second man was transported to another local hospital. He is expected to survive his injuries.

Police are investigating this homicide but have no further details to release at this time. If anyone has any information on this crime, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

 
 
Revised September 27, 2016