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Police are investigating a shooting in the Pikesville Precinct this evening that left one man injured.

Officers responded to a call of a man shot outside a home in the 4200 block of Nadine Drive, 21215 just before 8 p.m. An adult man suffered at least one gunshot wound and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive his wounds. The suspect(s) fled prior to police arrival.

Detectives from the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit have responded to the scene and are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting. Anyone with information on this crime 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 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

Mobile App: P3TIPS

UPDATE (August 5, 2020 4:14 p.m.):

On August 4, Homicide detectives were searching for the fifth suspect wanted in the November 2019 murder of Michael McCoy when they spotted him in a vehicle that he was driving. The suspect led police on a lengthy pursuit that started on Dulaney Valley Road 21286, and traveled along Interstate 695, Interstate 70 and finally towards the 1200-block of Franklintown Road, 21216. A tree was blocking the entire roadway due to the storms and the vehicle had nowhere to go. The suspect fled from the car and was captured after a brief foot pursuit.

Nasir Khalif George, 20, of the 10300-block of Grand Central Avenue, 21117 was arrested on a warrant and charged with first-degree murder. He is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center on denied bail status.

UDPATE (December 6, 2019 1:35 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police Homicide detectives have charged four suspects for their involvement in the murder of Michael McCoy. The suspects were taken into custody on November 26, 2019. The suspects have been identified as the following:

  • Jamahl Dwayne Simmons, 20, of the 2500-block of Castlestone Drive, 21237
  • Omoro Nijee Floyd, 21, of the 4200-block of Euclid Avenue, 21229
  • Taikee Allen Carter, 21, of the 3600-block of Hilmar Road, 21244
  • Corey Darrell Downs, 28, of the 1900-block of W. Saratoga Street, 21223

All four suspects have been charged with first-degree murder and are being held at the Baltimore County Department of Corrections on denied bail status.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

  

 

  

  

  

Original Release (November 5, 2019 3 a.m.) 

Shooting on Cedar Drive Kills Man

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

A pedestrian crossing the street on her way home in Pikesville last night was struck by a car and killed.

Police responded to the scene on Chelwood Road at Smith Avenue at 7:49 p.m. after the woman, identified as Deborah R. Friedman (51) of the 6600 block of Chelwood Road, 21209, attempted to cross Chelwood Road outside of a crosswalk and was struck by a Lexus turning left onto Chelwood Road from Smith Avenue. The woman was transported by Baltimore County EMS to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma where she was pronounced deceased.

The Baltimore County Crash Investigation Team is continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding this fatal crash. The driver of the Lexus did remain at the scene and was not injured.

 
 
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