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Date: Sep 2, 2015

Baltimore County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect that may be responsible for multiple burglaries in Baltimore County.

In the burglaries listed below, detectives have determined that the suspect uses an unknown tool to crack glass doors and then pushes them in to make entry. The suspect generally takes money from registers and safe boxes.

Images of the suspect were captured on surveillance cameras in some of the locations burglarized.

  • August 5 at 2:47 a.m.: Season’s Pizza – Unit block of York Road 21204
  • August 7 at 11:45 p.m. to August 8 at 12:45 a.m.: George’s Farmer’s Market – 7900 block of Harford Road 21234
  • August 7 at 11:30 p.m. to August 8 at 12:45 a.m.: Enchanted Cupcakes and Treats – 7900 block of Harford Road 21234
  • August 7 at 11:30 p.m. to August 8 at 12:19 a.m.: House of Kabob – 8000 block of Harford Road 21234
  • August 9 at 11 p.m. to August 9 at 12:09 a.m.: Green Leaves Tobacco – Unit block of West Allegany Avenue 21286
  • August 10 at 12:11 a.m.: Miya Sushi – Unit block of York Road 21204
  • August 15 between 11 and 11:49 p.m.: China Wok – 6300 block of York Road 21212
  • August 15 at 11 a.m. to August 16 at 8 a.m.: Fortunato Brothers Pizza – 6300 block of York Road 21212

These incidents are under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Burglary Unit.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers. Your tip must be made through Metro Crime Stoppers in order to be eligible.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

UPDATE (September 2  1:48 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged two suspects in connection with an August 24 stabbing in Owings Mills that left a man injured.

  • Kenneth Dale Sanford Jr (34) of the 1000 block of Rose Anne Road 21061
  • Pamela Jean Knight (42) of the 7200 block of Baltimore Annapolis Boulevard 21061

Both Sanford and Knight have been charged with attempted first-degree murder, home invasion, and related charges. Both are being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

The investigation into this incident has indicated that on August 24 Sanford and Knight gained entry to the victim’s home in the 9900 block of Lyons Mill Rd. They approached the victim, who had been sleeping in his bedroom, and demanded money. The victim began to fight with one of the suspects; and during that fight he was stabbed multiple times.

The investigation led detectives to identify Sanford and Knight as the suspects responsible for this crime. Detectives believe that the victim was targeted.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.

Booking Photograph of Kenneth Dale Sanford Jr
Booking Photograph of Pamela Jean Knight

Original release (August 24  1:05 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a stabbing in Owings Mills early this morning that left a man injured.

At 12:28 a.m., Baltimore County Police responded to a home in the 9900 block of Lyons Mill Road 21117 for a report of an assault. When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds to the upper body. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim was sleeping in his bedroom when two suspects entered the home, approached the victim and demanded money. The victim began to fight with one of the suspects; and during that fight he was stabbed multiple times.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime.

Anyone with information on this incident as asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Callers to Metro Crime Stoppers

If your tip to the Metro Crime Stoppers hotline leads to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect, for a felony crime, you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Metro Crime Stoppers. Your tip must be made through Metro Crime Stoppers in order to be eligible.

If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.

You can remain anonymous.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017