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Date: Jun 2020

UPDATE (June 30, 2020 2:34 p.m.):

On June 24 just after 11 p.m., police responded to a restaurant called 15 De Septiembre located in the 3900 block of Hollins Ferry Road, 21227 for a shooting.

Responding officers found Lovo Norverto (56) of the 100 block of Ridge Avenue, 21227 shot in upper body. He was transported to a local hospital where he remained in critical condition. On June 28, Noverto succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma.

 Baltimore County Homicide Detectives are continuing the investigation into this murder. Anyone who may have additional information on this incident is asked to contact Baltimore County 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 or via mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Mobile App: P3TIPS

 

ORIGINAL (June 24, 2020 4:20 p.m.):

Halethorpe Business Owner in Critical Condition after Being Shot by Armed Suspects

Yesterday, just before 11 p.m., officers responded to a restaurant called 15 De Septiembre in the 3900 block of Hollins Ferry Road, 21227 for a call of a shooting. 

The preliminary investigation revealed that the owner of the location, an adult man, was shot in the upper body after confronting three suspects who forced their way into the rear of the location. Several witnesses at the location came to the aid of the victim, who was transported to a local hospital with life threatening injuries. The suspects fled before police arrived.

Detectives from the Baltimore County Violent Crimes Unit are continuing the investigation into this shooting. Anyone who may have additional information on this incident is asked to 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 or via mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Mobile App: P3TIPS

The passenger in a single-vehicle crash on June 14 died yesterday.

Both the driver and the passenger, identified as Cecelia Geniese Barbour (47) of the 8200 block of Church Lane, 21244 were transported to an area hospital with injuries at the time of the crash.

Barbour was the passenger in a 2013 Honda Accord traveling eastbound on Security Boulevard near Interstate 695 when the driver of the vehicle drove over a curb and struck a concrete pillar just after 9 p.m. on June 14.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing their work to determine all of the factors involved in this fatal crash.

UPDATE (June 25, 2020 3:54 p.m.):

Booking photo of Keith DuvallBaltimore County Police have formally charged the suspect arrested after threatening demonstrators in front of Vince's Crabhouse on Saturday.

Keith Francis Duvall (52) of the 700 block of 5th Avenue, 21227 is charged with second degree assault, disorderly conduct, and driving under the influence of alcohol after an officer in the area observed him park near the demonstrators and engage them in a verbal exchange. Duvall then returned to his car to retrieve a bat and was stopped by the officer as he approached the demonstrators with the bat in hand. After detecting the odor of an alcoholic beverage on Duvall's breath, he was administered sobriety tests and placed under arrest.

Duvall was transported to an area hospital for treatment of an undisclosed medical condition and released on his own recognizance yesterday following a bail review hearing.

Original Release (June 20, 2020 11:49 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police arrested a man in front of Vince's Crabhouse after he threatened demonstrators with a bat.

The suspect, who appeared intoxicated, retrieved a bat from his car after engaging in a verbal exchange with the demonstrators in the 600 block of Compass Road at 5:16 p.m. Officers were already present and intervened when the suspect approached the demonstrators with the bat  He was placed under arrest without incident.

The suspect will be identified following formal charging.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017