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UPDATE (July 21,  2016  10:20 a.m.)

Stewart Jones has returned home.

The Baltimore County Police Department thanks everyone who shared his information.

Original release (July 19, 2016  2:26 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man missing from the Woodlawn area.

Stewart Jones is a 54-year-old African American male, 5’06”, weighing 170 pounds. It is not known what he might be wearing.

Jones was last seen on July 11 at his home in the 6000 block of Johnnycake Road 21207.

The search for Stewart Jones is being led by the Baltimore County Police Missing Persons Unit.

Anyone with information on Stewart Jones is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

UPDATE (February 26, 2016  9 p.m.):

Jasmine Fortune has been located and returned home. Thank you to everyone who shared her information. 

Original Release:

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating a girl missing from Precinct 2/Woodlawn.

Jasmine Fortune is a 15-year-old African American girl, 5'03", weighing 135 pounds with brown eyes and black hair.

Jasmine was last seen on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 4:30 p.m. in the unit block of Walden Birch Court, 21207. She was last seen wearing a black jacket, black hoodie, denim pants and tan boots.

Anyone with information on the location of Jasmine Fortune is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Starting today, the Fire Department will expand EMS service at four stations where demand for emergency medical calls is especially high.

Four Advanced Life Support medic units (ambulances) added last September to enhance service during peak evening hours now will operate from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m., Monday through Friday. The four medics are located at the Woodlawn, Pikesville, Golden Ring and Middle River fire stations.

EMS calls account for the overwhelming majority of Fire Department responses. In 2014, BCoFD responded to 91,521 EMS incidents, out of 126,686 total incidents.

"Every Baltimore County citizen deserves to know that trained EMTs and paramedics will be there to help when he or she needs it," said Fire Chief John Hohman. "The demand for EMS service continues to grow, and we recognize the need to grow with it."


Revised September 27, 2016