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Date: Jun 22, 2017

UPDATE (August 8, 2017 4:03 p.m.):

Brenda Faller has been located safe.

Original Release (June 22, 2017 4:43 p.m.):

Police are asking for assistance from the public in locating a woman missing from the unit block of Chattuck Court in Middle River.

Brenda Faller was last seen on Monday, June 19, around 5:30 a.m. when she left for an appointment with her doctor in the 8000 block of Pulaski Highway. She suffers from multiple medical conditions for which she takes prescription medication, which have caused her not to return home in the past.

Brenda Faller is a 50-year-old white woman, 5'01", 120 pounds, with brown eyes and hair. When she left home she was wearing a white sleeveless shirt, blue shorts, tan flip flops, and was carrying a black book bag.

Anyone with information on Brenda Faller's whereabouts is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

Police from the Dundalk precinct responded to the area of Avondale Road and William Wade Avenue around 11:30 p.m. Wednesday night after receiving several 9-1-1 calls for gunshots heard in the area.

Police located one victim, a 17-year-old male, already undergoing treatment at a local hospital. The victim advised that he was struck in the upper body after hearing gunshots, but did not see any suspect in the area at the time it occurred. The victim is in good condition and expected to be released from the hospital today.

The Baltimore County Violent Crimes Unit continues to investigate this incident. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

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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)

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