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A Friday afternoon crash in Halethorpe has left a man deceased.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that at approximately 3:44 p.m., a 2006 Freightliner cargo truck had been traveling north-bound in the 5000 block of Washington Boulevard 21227. Traveling north-bound behind the cargo truck was a 2012 Honda motorcycle. The motorcycle ran into the back of the cargo truck after both vehicles changed lanes.

The operator of the motorcycle, 26-year-old Patrick Edward Smith of the 1700 block of Winans Avenue 21227, was transported to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center where he was later declared deceased.

The crash remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's help identifying a man responsible for an armed robbery in the 100 block of Symington Avenue, 21228.

At approximately 10:24 p.m. on December 5, the suspect robbed two women of their property, and then used one of the stolen credit cards at nearby convenience stores. He used a stolen credit card to purchase a carton of cigarettes at the Royal Farms store in the 3500 block of Washington Boulevard, 21227. The suspect then went to the High's store in the 1000 block of Maiden Choice Lane, 21228 and bought more cigarettes.

Two photos of the armed suspect are posted below.

Reward Offered

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

Tips can also be submitted to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7-LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587). To text a message to Metro Crime Stoppers, send to "CRIMES" (274637), then enter the message starting with "MCS," or email a tip to Those contacting Metro Crime Stoppers and MABS can remain anonymous and might be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.

Suspect Photos

The below photos are of the armed robbery suspect.

The below photos are of the armed robbery suspect.The below photos are of the armed robbery suspect.

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