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Date: Nov 9, 2016

UPDATE (November 9, 2016  3:34 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged two suspects in connection with a stabbing early Saturday morning in Lansdowne.

Emilio Otonieo Miranda-Lopez (16 – Charged as an adult) of the 3200 block of Lily Avenue 21227 and Jesi Alexander Castro (20) of the 4000 block of McDowell Lane 21227 have been charged with attempted first-degree murder and related charges. Both are being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Just before 1 a.m. Saturday morning, police were called to an area hospital after a 17-year-old male came into the facility suffering from multiple stab wounds. The investigation indicated that the victim had been in the 4000 block of McDowell Lane 21227 when he encountered the suspects. During that encounter, he was stabbed multiple times.

Detectives determined that Miranda-Lopez and Castro were responsible for the crime. The suspects and the victim knew each other.

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

    

 

 

 

 

 

Original release (November 6, 2016  10:34 a.m.):

Early Saturday morning, just before 1:00 a.m., officers responded to St. Agnes Hospital for a 17-year-old man who was suffering from multiple stab wounds. According to the victim, he was in the 4000 block of McDowell Lane when he was stabbed. Police are working to confirm the details which led up to the stabbing at this time. The victim remains hospitalized in stable condition. He is expected to survive his injuries. If anyone has any information about this incident, please call Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020

UPDATE (November 9, 2016  3:13 p.m.):

Violent Crimes Unit Detectives have charged a suspect in connection with an October 27 shooting.

John Edward McCargo III (20) of the 5900 block of The Alameda 21239 has been charged with attempted first-degree murder and related charges. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore county Detention Center.

Just after 8 p.m. October 27, police were called to an area hospital where a 20-year-old man had walked in with a gunshot wound to an upper extremity. It was determined that the shooting had occurred in the area of Whitby Road and Ruben Road 21206. Investigators believe that the man was sitting in the back seat of a car when he was shot. McCargo was identified as the person responsible for the crime.

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

 

 

    

  

   

 

  

 

     

    

    

 

Original release (October 28, 2016  1:54 p.m.):

A man was injured in a shooting in Rosedale last night.

Just after 8 p.m., police were called to an area hospital where a 20-year-old man had walked in with a gunshot wound to an upper extremity. It was determined that the shooting had occurred in the area of Whitby Road and Ruben Road 21206. Investigators believe that the man was sitting in the back seat of a car when two men approached and shot him.

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 is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. For more information on other ways to contact Metro Crime Stoppers as well as information on rewards offered by or through them, check their website at www.metrocrimestoppers.org. Metro Crime Stoppers is an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government.

UPDATE (November 9, 2016  11:02 a.m.):

Violent Crimes Unit Detectives are continuing to investigate the shooting of a pizza delivery driver Monday night. The victim has been released from the hospital.

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

Original release (November 8, 2016  1:53 a.m.):

A man was shot at least once in the lower body while attempting to deliver pizza Monday night. 
 
The adult male victim had responded to the 4000 block of Sanlee Road to deliver a pizza just after 10:00 p.m.  After exiting his vehicle he was approached by at least one suspect who shot him after a brief verbal exchange. The pizza delivery man was able to drive himself back to his place of employment where he sought help.  He is being treated at an area hospital and is expected to survive his injuries. 
 
Police believe the pizza delivery man was targeted by the suspect, who fled the scene and remains outstanding at this time. 
 
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020
 
Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. For more information on other ways to contact Metro Crime Stoppers as well as information on rewards offered by or through them, check their website at www.metrocrimestoppers.org. Metro Crime Stoppers is an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government.
 
 
Revised June 27, 2017