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Keyword: 21207

A shooting in the 3800 block of Cedar Drive in the Pikesville Precinct left one man dead tonight.

Police were called to the scene at 6 p.m. for a shooting. The victim, identified as Michael Anthony McCoy (24) of the 1500 block of King William Drive, 21228, was discovered inside the home suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was transported to Sinai Hospital where he later died.

The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit is continuing the investigation into this deadly shooting. Anyone with information is asked to contact them by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward if submitting tips through Metro Crime Stoppers.

Reward Offered

Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information 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

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

NEW Mobile App: P3TIPS

UPDATE (April 4, 2018 1:33 p.m.):

Marguerite Wood has been located and returned home safe.

Original Release (March 7, 2018 5:25 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing vulnerable 81-year-old woman from the Lochearn area.

Marguerite Wood was last seen around 11 p.m. Monday night at her home in the 3700 block of Lochearn Drive, 21207. She and her vehicle, a gold 2000 Honda Accord with Maryland registration plate SI0021, are both missing from her home. Attempts to reach her by phone indicate that her cell phone is turned off.

Marguerite Wood is a light skinned black woman, approximately 5'3", 150 pounds, with brown eyes and graying hair. Marguerite has become confused in the recent past and lost her way while driving. She may also suffer from memory loss.

Anyone who thinks they may have seen Marguerite Wood or her gold Honda Accord is asked to contact police by dialing 9-1-1 or calling 410-307-2020.

UPDATE (April 4, 2018 1:36 p.m.):

Lorenzo Stafford has been located and returned home safe.

Original Release (March 5, 2018 10:23 p.m.):

​Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's help in finding a critical missing adult.

Lorenzo Stafford (68) was last seen in the 7000 block of Paris Road, 21207, in the Woodlawn Precinct at around 1 p.m. when he left the house on foot after an argument. Lorenzo is approximately 5’11”, 270 pounds, with short black and gray hair and no facial hair. He was last seen wearing a black jacket, tan khaki pants, and tan Timberland Boots. Lorenzo does take medications and could become confused or disoriented.

​Anyone with information on Lorenzo Stafford's whereabouts is asked to contact police immediately by calling 410-307-2020 or simply dialing 9-1-1. Officers of the Woodlawn Precinct are continuing to investigate the disappearance of Lorenzo Stafford.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017