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Baltimore County Police are seeking to locate Marcus Jermaine Scott (26) of the unit-block of N. Culver Street, 21229. Scott is currently wanted in Baltimore County for first-degree burglary, has an active parole intake warrant, and an arrest warrant in reference to an investigation by the University of Maryland, Baltimore Police . He is described as a black male, 5'4," and 300 pounds. If you have information about Marcus Scott, please call 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: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Baltimore County Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a robbery suspect. On March 18, 2018 at 1:25 a.m., the suspect pulled up to the Royal Farms store located in the 6000-block of Falls Road, 21212 driving a stolen white Holiday Inn Express van. The man came into the store, approached the store employee and demanded money from the register. The suspect implied that he had a weapon during the robbery. After taking the money, the suspect fled back to the white van and drove away on Falls Road. The subsequent investigation revealed that the Holiday Inn Express van was stolen from Baltimore city. 

The suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 40 years old, with a beard and medium build. If anyone has information about this robbery suspect, please call 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: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

The Baltimore County Police Department in cooperation with the Baltimore County Public School system will participate in a training exercise simulating an active shooter critical incident. The exercise will begin on Friday, June 22 at 8 a.m. and finish around 2 p.m. The exercise will be held inside of Prettyboy Elementary School located at 19810 Middletown Road in Freeland 21053.

Avoid School Property

The public is being made aware that there will be an increased police presence on the school’s grounds and in the immediate area, and is being asked to avoid the school property during the training exercise so as to not interfere with the activities.

The exercise will simulate a realistic response to an active shooter critical incident. Actors will be playing roles as parents, staff, students, and assailants. Officers will provide a mock response while working to mitigate the threat and secure the area.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017