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A hit-and-run crash on North Rolling Road in Catonsville last night killed a child and critically injured a pregnant woman.

Police responded around 9:21 p.m. when the suspect vehicle, traveling southbound on North Rolling Road, struck both pedestrians as they crossed North Rolling Road at Johnnycake Road in an easterly direction. The suspect vehicle made no attempt to stop but continued fleeing in a southerly direction on North Rolling Road.

The woman, 32, was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening wounds but is in stable condition this morning. The condition of her pregnancy is unknown at the time of this posting.

The child, a 12-year-old girl identified as Maria Popal, was transported to Sinai Hospital where she was pronounced deceased.

The suspect vehicle has not yet been located. It has been described as an older model, possibly 1990-1991, Honda Accord that may be a darker colored vehicle. The Honda Accord should have damage to the front passenger side of the vehicle.

Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is asking anyone who may have witnessed the crash or has any information regarding this crash to contact police by calling 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, online or via mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

NEW Mobile App: P3TIPS

Club 7400 on Pulaski Highway in Rosedale is temporarily closed following a crash into the liquor store portion of the building tonight.

Photo courtesy of Baltimore Breaking News NetworkThe investigation determined that at around 8:16 pm a Honda Civic traveling westbound on Pulaski Highway at 66th Street lost control, entered onto the parking lot of Club 7400 and struck a parked Nissan Quest which was pushed into a parked Toyota Camry. The Honda then continued onto steel safety pylons at the front entrance of the liquor store area of the building, striking the building where it came to rest.

A rear passenger in the Honda was transported to an area hospital with a serious but non-life-threatening wound.

Fire Department personnel condemned the structure pending further inspection.

(Photo courtesy of Baltimore Breaking News Network)

UPDATE (March 19, 2019 2:19 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police Homicide detectives have made an arrest for homicide in the suspicious death of a man on Kinship Road in Dundalk last week.

Booking photo of Albert MuldrowPolice began investigating the death of Martino Robert Duffin (32) as a homicide due to the suspicious circumstances surrounding the man's death when they found him in his apartment. Officers were responding to a 9-1-1 call from concerned family members after they were unable to contact him late last week.

An autopsy conducted by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled Duffin's death a homicide by gunshot wound.

As a result of the early investigative measures taken by Homicide Unit detectives, evidence was collected that led them to charge Albert Myron Muldrow (31) of the 8400 block of Pioneer Drive, 21144 with first degree murder today. He is held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on denied bail status pending a bail review hearing.

Detectives are continuing to investigate to determine a motive for this killing.

Original Release (March 18, 2019 4:01 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police Homicide Detectives are investigating a suspicious death in Dundalk after police find the resident dead in his apartment.

Family members contacted police around 6 p.m. Friday night to have officers check on the welfare of Martino Robert Duffin (32) of the 100 block of Kinship Road, 21222, indicating they hadn't heard from him since Tuesday and were unable to reach him by phone. When officers arrived at the location they made entry into the residence where they discovered the body of Duffin with undetermined trauma to the upper body. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

This incident is being investigated as a homicide with no suspect information at this stage in the investigation. Police are asking anyone who may have seen or heard anything out of the ordinary at that location late last week, or anyone who may have possible information regarding this incident, to contact Homicide detectives by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

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, online or via mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

NEW Mobile App: P3TIPS

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017