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Fire Chief Kyrle W. Preis III has announced the promotion of three members to the rank of EMS Lieutenant. They are:

  • PM Craig L. Hutton
  • PM/FF Glen Harris
  • PM Melissa G. Schuler

The promotions are effective Saturday, October 28.

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's help in locating a man wanted for murder. Tyson Lemond Moore is wanted for first-degree murder and the use of a firearm to commit a crime of violence.

On October 9, County police responded to the unit block of Silerton Road, 21227 for a shooting. Officers arrived and located the victim, Mark Gibbs, 32 of the 2400 block of Hollins Ferry Road, 21227, suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper body.

Homicide detectives were able to identify the person responsible for the shooting as Moore. Tyson Lemond Moore is described as a black male, 26, 5’9”, 165 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes. His last known address is in the 2400 block of Tionesta Road, 21227.

If anyone has information about Tyson Lemond Moore, please call the Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

Reward Offered

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip:

Photo of Officer John Stem, who died in the line of duty in October 2000.Baltimore County Police Officers are wearing mourning bands on their badges today in memory of a fallen hero.

Officer John Stem died on October 19, 2000 of complications of paraplegia caused by a line-of-duty gunshot wound he suffered in July 1977. Officer Charles Huckeba was fatally wounded during the same incident in Precinct 1 Wilkens. Officers Stem and Huckeba and other officers were trying to subdue an agitated, armed, 19-year-old man who barricaded himself in his family’s home.

Revised June 27, 2017