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UPDATE (November 21, 2016  9:12 a.m.):

Detectives with the Baltimore County Police Department Burglary Unit have charged a suspect in connection with the burglary of a Towson Pizza restaurant on November 10.

Jonathan Karron Newman (23) of the Unit block of Parham Circle 21237 has been charged with second-degree burglary and related charges. He was released on $50,000 bail.











Original release (November 15, 2016  10:31 a.m.):

The Baltimore County Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect in a Towson burglary on November 10.

The investigation has indicated that around 6 a.m. on November 10, the suspect entered the Slice Pizza restaurant in the Unit block of West Pennsylvania Avenue through a roof vent. After entering the store, the suspect took his clothes off then damaged a vent hood and several registers. He took cash from the registers before running form the store.

Images of the suspect were captured on the store’s video surveillance system.

This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Burglary Unit.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. For more information on other ways to contact Metro Crime Stoppers as well as information on rewards offered by or through them, check their website at Metro Crime Stoppers is an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government.










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UPDATE (March 23, 2016  6:22 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police have identified the driver of the vehicle that drove off of a fourth floor garage on Towson March 14 as 23-year-old Lindsay Taylor Cook of the 900 block of Southerly Road 21204. 

Cook was pulling into a parking space on the fourth floor of a parking garage when her vehicle, an Audi Q5 SUV, went forward, crashed through the concrete barrier, and fell to the sidewalk below. She was not seriously injured during the crash. 

During the investigation, officers obtained the surveillance video showing the sidewalk area. That video is available on our YouTube channel.    

Original release (March 14, 2016  10:47 a.m.):

Just before 9 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the 100 block of Allegheny Avenue in Towson for a crash.

An Audi Q5 fell out of the fourth floor of a parking garage and landed upside down on the sidewalk. The driver, a woman in her early 20s, was in the car when it fell, but she was not seriously injured. She was transported to Sinai Hospital for treatment.

The incident is under investigation by the Precinct 6 Traffic Unit.

UPPDATE (January 19, 2016  12:57 p.m.):

Baltimore Gas and Electric has shut off the broken gas main. Fire Department personnel will check the area before clearing.

Original release (January 19, 2016  11:58 a.m.):

At 9:51 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Fire and Police personnel responded to the 900 block of Southerly Road 21204 (The Quarters Apartments) for a gas leak.

A contractor accidentally broke a two inch gas main outside in the middle of the apartment complex.

There are no reports of injuries. Residents are being asked to shelter in place but are free to leave if they choose.

Baltimore Gas and Electric crews are on scene but it is expected to take them several hours to make repairs.

The Baltimore County Fire Department has units on standby in case they are needed. A total of 11 pieces of Baltimore County Fire Department Equipment were assigned to the incident.

Revised June 27, 2017