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Date: Jun 22, 2019

Update: (6/24/19 3:50 p.m.) 

Baltimore County Police are releasing the name of the officer involved in the shooting of the suspect on June 24, 2019 in the 14000-block of Blenheim Road N, 21131. Officer Allinson is a 12-year veteran currently assigned to Patrol, Cockeysville Precinct. He has not been involved in any prior shootings. Officer Allinson has been placed on routine administrative leave.

Original Release: (6/22/19 7:58 p.m.) 

Just before 7:30 a.m. on June 22, 2019, Baltimore County Police received a 9-1-1 call from 14000-block of Blenheim Road N, 21131, for someone inside the house with a weapon. The suspect inside the house pointed a handgun at three other people, all inside the residence. The victims are the girlfriend of the suspect, her daughter, and her daughter’s boyfriend. The victims fled from the house, as police arrived. Officers approached the house and called for the suspect to come out. The suspect came out of an exterior door on the side of the house holding the handgun. An officer yelled for the suspect to drop the gun. The suspect raised the gun, forcing the officer to fire his weapon at the suspect. After being struck by gunfire, the suspect retreated back into the house.

Police made several attempts to contact. As soon as police determined that it was relatively safe to enter the house, the suspect was found inside, lying on the floor. The suspect was given medical treatment, but it was determined that he was deceased. A handgun was found next to the suspect’s body.

The suspect has been identified as Scott William Robertson, 41, of the 14000-block of Blenheim Road N, 21131.

Homicide detectives will complete a thorough investigation and submit their case to the Baltimore County State’s Attorney’s Office. The State’s Attorney will determine whether the shooting is justified or not. The officer has been placed on routine administrative leave.

Just before 1:30 a.m. on June 22, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to the 900-block of Ashbridge Drive, 21221 for a shooting. Police arrived and located the victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. The victim told police that he was exercising around the neighborhood when he was approached by a suspect who threatened him with a gun and told him to get on the ground. The victim refused and walked away from the suspect. The suspect then shot the victim and ran away.

The victim, a 32-year-old man, was transported to a local hospital for treatment and is expected to survive his injuries. The Violent Crimes Unit is investigating this case. If anyone has information, please call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

Just after 12:30 a.m. on June 22, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to Windlass Road and Martin Boulevard, 21220 for a crash. A 2019 Harley Davidson Softail Street Bob was traveling southbound on Windlass Drive. The Harley Davidson slid off of the roadway, causing the driver to be ejected off of the motorcycle. The driver was transported to Franklin Square Hospital for medical treatment but was pronounced deceased at 1:23 a.m.

The driver of the motorcycle was identified as Nicholas Steven Green, 28, of the 2200-block of Coralthorn Road, 21220. Crash team officers are continuing their investigation at this time.

Revised June 27, 2017