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Date: Apr 12, 2016

Original release (April 12, 2016  3:13 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect responsible for a March 22 theft at a White Marsh jewelry store.

The investigation has indicated that on March 22 at 6:40 p.m., the suspect entered the Reeds Jewelers located in White Marsh Mall. He approached the counter and asked to see a ring, valued at $6,000, from a display case. When the employee handed the suspect the ring, the suspect fled the store.

The suspect in this case is also believed to be responsible for a theft from the Bowie Town Center Kay Jewelers. A video surveillance image was captured of the suspect in that case.

This incident is being investigated by the Baltimore County Police Organized Retail Crime Team.

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

Picture of suspect at the Bowie Town Center
Kay Jewelers

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.

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (April 12, 2016  1:37 p.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is investigating two home invasions in a Pikesville area apartment complex (Milbrook Park Apartments).
 
The first home invasion occurred just before 2:30 p.m. on April 2, when the suspect followed the victim into his apartment in the 6900 block of Brookmill Road 21215. The suspect demanded money, implied he was armed, and stated he would start shooting everyone if he didn't get it. The suspect took an undisclosed amount of money and left the location in an unknown direction.
 
The suspect is described as an African American man, 35 to 50 years-of-age, 180 pounds, wearing a black knit hat, black polyester jacket, and black long sleeve shirt.
 
The second home invasion occurred between 3:30 and 4:15 p.m. on April 9. The suspect knocked on an apartment door in the 6900 block of Marsue Drive 21215. When the resident answered the door, the suspect pushed his way into the apartment. He assaulted the victim and took his jacket before fleeing the scene. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries.
 
The suspect in this case is described as an African American man, 40 to 50 years-of-age, 6’00”, 215 pounds, wearing a gray t-shirt and gray sweat pants.
 
Both victims were older people who spoke primarily Russian with minimal English speaking skills. Both incidents occurred on Saturday afternoons.
 
Police have deployed additional resources into the area to catch the suspect responsible for these crimes and to protect the community.
 
Both incidents are under investigation by the Pikesville Precinct Investigative Services Team.
 
Anyone with information on the incidents 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.

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (April 12, 2016  8:43 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a April 7 homicide in an Essex motel.

Just before noon on April 7, police were called to the Super 8 Motel in the Unit block of Stemmers Run Road 21220 for a cardiac arrest. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 45-year-old Rhonda Lynn Garrison of the Unit block of McCormick Avenue 21206 lying in the bathtub suffering from multiple injuries. She was declared deceased at the scene.

This incident is being investigated as a homicide. Police do not believe that there is any danger to the community.

Anyone with information on this incident 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.

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.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017