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Date: Jun 9, 2015

Baltimore County Police are investigating a bomb threat that was called into the Towson District Court this morning.

The call came into the court at 8:44 a.m. this morning. The court was evacuated and prisoners were relocated while police conducted a thorough search of the building and adjoining parking garage. Several area streets were also shut down.

Just before 11:30 a.m., police cleared the scene after finding nothing suspicious.

The court is scheduled to reopen at noon: See MD District Court Website

Baltimore County Police are investigating the death of a man whose body was found near his Rosedale home Sunday morning.

At 7:49 a.m., police responded to a home in the 1200 block of 62nd Street 21237 for a missing person report. The complainant stated that when she came home, her husband was gone and the back door was open.

The body of the missing person was found by a relative on a path through a wooded area near the home. There were no signs of foul play.

The deceased man has been identified as 58-year-old William Edward Havey of the 1200 block of 62nd Street 21237. His body was taken to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner for an Autopsy. The preliminary examination has not revealed any trauma that would cause death.

This incident is currently classified as a death investigation that is being conducted by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit. Anyone with information is asked to call 410-307-2020.

Revised June 27, 2017