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Date: Apr 7, 2020

Photo of man responsible for sexually assaulting a minor.Baltimore County Police are seeking to identify this man, responsible for sexually soliciting a minor.

Detectives are investigating after the suspect, pictured here on a residential security camera, met with the juvenile on February 6 after becoming acquainted on a dating app. Detectives are now asking the public for help identifying this suspect.

The Crimes Against Children Unit is investigating this incident. If you recognize this suspect, contact detectives by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward when submitting tips through Metro Crime Stoppers.

Reward Offered

Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards of up to $2000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges in connection with felony offenses.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, online, text or mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text: “MCS (include tip)” to CRIMES (274637)

Web tip:

Mobile App: P3TIPS

Baltimore County Police arrest two suspects who carjacked a man in Parkville.

On April 3 at 3:28 p.m. police responded to the Royal Farms store in the 2700 block of Taylor Avenue, 21234 for a carjacking. The investigation revealed that two suspects, armed with a weapon, robbed the victim as he entered his car. Afterwards, they stole his vehicle. 

Members of the Regional Auto Theft Task Force, Baltimore County Police Aviation and patrol located the victim's vehicle in Baltimore City. A 14-year-old and 15-year-old, both from Baltimore, were arrested and charged with armed robbery, armed carjacking and various other charges. They have been released to the custody of their guardians.


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