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UDPATE (June 8, 2020 4:33 p.m.)

The body of a female discovered dead along a walking trail near Loch Raven Reservoir on Friday, May 29, has been identified.

Police have determined that the body, at first believed to be an adult female, is that of 16-year-old Gabriela Alejandra Gonzalez Ardon from Glen Cove, New York. She was identified by family members after they reported her missing and were subsequently alerted to our social media posts revealing the girl's tattoos.  

The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit continues to investigate the circumstances surrounding this homicide.

UPDATE (June 1, 2020 4:13 p.m.):

Woman's Body Discovered in Wooded Area of Cockeysville

Police are releasing additional information in an effort to identify a deceased woman found off of a Cockeysville walking trail near the Loch Raven Reservoir Friday morning.

The victim, believed to be an adult Hispanic woman, has yet to be identified. Detectives from the Baltimore County Homicide Unit are releasing these photographs of some of the tattoos on the woman’s arms in the hope that someone will recognize them and help to identify the body. Additionally, detectives are releasing this caricature of a bear which was pictured on the dark gray shirt the woman was wearing when she was found.

The woman was found along the Merrymans Trail just before 10 a.m. Friday morning. Her death has been ruled a homicide by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

Anyone who recognizes these tattoos or may be able to help identify this woman is asked to contact police by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous and may be eligible for a reward when submitting tips through Metro Crime Stoppers (see details below).

Simulation of t-shirt deceased woman was wearing

Original Release (May 29, 2020 3:57 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating after a woman's body was discovered in a wooded area in Cockeysville this morning.

The call was dispatched to Police and Fire Department units as a rescue call just before 10 a.m. A citizen who was walking along a trail in the woods off of Pot Spring Road near Colonade Road, 21030, saw the body of the woman near the edge of a stream at the bottom of a slope. Arriving units located the woman's body and pronounced her deceased at the scene.

The woman's death is being investigated as a homicide. Anyone who has information or may have seen or heard anything unusual in that area recently is asked to contact Homicide 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

Update 8/31/18 3:00 p.m.

Baltimore County Police have identified the man who drowned in the Loch Raven Reservoir on August 27th. Terry J. Ousley, 24, of the 5000-block of Pine Needle in Mascotte, Florida was in the area seeking employment. Mr. Ousley was located by Baltimore County Police Dive Team members and pronounced deceased at the scene. 

 

Update: 8/28/18 1:00 p.m.

Baltimore County Police Marine and Dive Teams responded to the Loch Raven Reservoir to recover the body of the drowning victim. At 6:21 p.m., Police divers recovered the body. The identity of the drowning victim has not been determined at this time. If anyone has information, please contact Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020. 

 

Original Release: 8/27/18 3:30 p.m.

Divers continue to search for a person who apparently drowned in the Loch Raven Reservoir earlier today.

Baltimore County Fire officials turned the search over to Baltimore City Police Department's Marine Unit at about 2:20 p.m.

BCoFD units responded at 10:53 a.m. to the 10500 flock of Pot Spring Rd., 21030, for an inland water rescue. Witnesses saw a male person go under the water without resurfacing.

Water rescue units from the Texas Fire Station, Kingsville VFC and Arbutus VFC were unable to locate the victim.  Rescue operations ended and recovery operations began at about 12:40 p.m.

A dive unit from Gamber & Community Volunteer Fire Co. (Carroll County) provided mutual aid on this call.

UPDATE (August 4, 2017 10:37 a.m.):

The 14-year-old child tragically killed when a tree fell onto the car she was traveling in during last night's storm in Lutherville-Timonium has been identified as Ahjee S. Lawrence of the unit block of Hogarth Circle in Cockeysville. She was an 8th grade student at Cockeysville Middle School.

Original Release (August 3, 2017 8:54 p.m.):

Shortly after 5:30 p.m. on August 3, 2017, Baltimore County Police and Fire Departments received calls for a fatal car crash on Pot Spring Road at Deer Fox Lane, 21093. Responding personnel saw that a tree had fallen on top of a Hyundai Sonata, traveling southbound on Pot Spring Road, with four people inside the car. Due to the extensive damage to the car, Lutherville Volunteer Fire Co., Squad 303 used a crane to remove the tree from a top the car. A landscaper also assisted the Fire Department in removing the tree.

A 14 year-old girl seated in the rear of the car was pronounced dead at the scene. The other two passengers, a 6 year-old girl and a 13 year-old girl were injured and transported to the Johns Hopkins Children Center by Cockeysville Volunteer Fire Co., Medic 395, with non-life threatening injuries. The driver, who is the mother of the deceased child, was transported to a local hospital, also with non-life threatening injuries.

Police are continuing their investigation into this crash and will release additional details as they become available. 

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017