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UPDATE (October 6, 2017 9 a.m.):

The man who robbed a BP gas station in Catonsville on September 9 is identified as Leander Sherman Nevin, Jr. (44) of the 3900 block of Mountain Road in Pasadena, 21122.

Nevin is charged by Criminal Indictment with Robbery, 2nd Degree Assault, and Theft Under $10,000 and is currently released on bond.

Original Release (September 18, 2017 11:11 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the man who robbed a BP gas station in Catonsville on Saturday, September 9.

The suspect entered the gas station, located at 607 Frederick Road, 21228, around 9:02 a.m., approached the clerk and feigned interest in buying a lottery ticket. When the clerk moved, the suspect reached over the counter and grabbed the cash register. He fled the store with the entire register, then fled the location in a dark colored older model pickup truck on Bishops Lane toward Bloomingdale Avenue.

Police have released surveillance video from the BP gas station in an effort to identify the suspect, who is described as approximately 6'0", very thin, short brown hair, wearing dark pants and a dark hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information on this crime or this suspect is asked to contact the Baltimore County Robbery Unit at 410-887-2017.

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, text message or online.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Baltimore County Police are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying three suspects who robbed the Rehya Pharmacy in the 400 block of Frederick Road in Catonsville on June 20. Surveillance video was obtained from both exterior and interior cameras.

Two of the suspects entered the pharmacy while a third remained outside of the building as a lookout. The “lookout” is described as tall and thin, about 5’8”, 20-30 years old.

The second suspect went into the pharmacy but remained behind the counter. He is described as approximately 5’8”, medium build, with some facial hair.

The third suspect jumped over the counter and filled a plastic bag with pharmaceuticals. He is described as having a tall, thin build, approximately 20 years old.

Anyone with information on the identities of any of these three suspects or who has any information on this crime is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

This crime continues to be investigated by the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit.

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, text message or online.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

Original release (October 19, 2016  9:12 a.m.):

A pedestrian died after he was struck by a car on Frederick Road Monday morning.

The preliminary crash investigation has indicated that around 10 a.m., a man was attempting to stop his dog from running into the roadway. He stepped into the east-bound lane of Frederick Road near River Road, 21228, and was struck by a 2000 Toyota Solara that had been traveling east-bound on Frederick Road.

The injured man was transported to the R Adams Cowley shock Trauma Center where he died just after 1:30 p.m. Monday afternoon. He has been identified as 41-year-old Paul Gutoski Johnson of Pasadena.

The Toyota Solara remained at the scene.

The dog was not injured.

This crash is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Crash Team.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017