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Update (May 27, 11:08 a.m.):

Booking photo of Manooel Yerooshalmy.Baltimore County Police have charged a man in connection with an incident on May 26 where he was driving erratically and attempting to run people over.

Manooel Yerooshalmy, 33, from the 3600 block of Clarks Lane, 21215 was charged with three counts of attempted first degree murder, three counts of attempted second degree murder and various other charges.

He is currently being held without bail.

Original (May 26, 11:24 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police received a 911 call around 7 a.m. today for a person driving erratically in the 400 block of Mt. Wilson Lane, around the campus of Ner Israel Rabbinical College. The caller stated that the driver was trying to run people over and gave the tag and a description of the vehicle, a black Nissan.

As officers were en route, they spotted the vehicle at Mt. Wilson Lane and Reisterstown Road. They attempted to stop the vehicle and it fled southbound on Reisterstown Road. After a brief pursuit, the vehicle was stopped at Reisterstown and Fallstaff roads. The suspect would not comply with orders to get out of the vehicle so officers broke the driver’s side window in order to arrest the suspect. During the arrest one officer sustained an injury and was transported to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma as a precaution.

Police have determined that the suspect was a former student at Ner Israel Rabbinical College. Several people are being interviewed. At this time, investigators have determined that at least one staff member was targeted with the vehicle but was not injured. This is an active investigation.

The suspect has been arrested. Additional details will follow once formal charges are placed.

Police are investigating a fatal crash on Pulaski Highway and Rossville Boulevard, 21237 yesterday morning.

The preliminary investigation revealed that at 5:49 a.m., a man crossed Pulaski Highway at a crosswalk that was closed for construction. He was struck by a Chevrolet Camaro traveling west on Pulaski Highway towards Rossville Boulevard. The pedestrian is identified as Arthur Joseph, Jr. (45) whose last known address is in the 4800 block of Reisterstown Road, 21215. Joseph was transported to MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

The Baltimore County Crash Team is working to determine all of the factors involved in the fatal crash. The driver of the Chevrolet did remain at the scene of the crash.

UPDATE (November 21, 2019 9:01 p.m.):

Police have positively identified a man struck by a vehicle on November 15 and his family has been notified of his whereabouts. His condition has begun to improve, as well.

Baltimore County Police thank everyone involved in helping to identify this man and reunite him with his family.

Update (November 21, 2019 10:30 a.m.): 

The man involved in the November 15 crash has yet to gain consciousness. Investigators continue to seek assistance in identifying the man. Police have released a composite of the pedestrian. If you have any information, please call the Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team at 410-887-5396. 










Original Release (November 19, 2019 12:30 p.m.): 

Just before 9:30 p.m. on November 15, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to a crash on Reisterstown Road at Caraway Road, 21136. Officers were able to determine that a pedestrian was attempting to cross Reisterstown Road when he was struck by a vehicle. The Pedestrian was not inside a crosswalk at the time of the crash. The car and occupants remained at the scene. The man was transported to a local hospital and continues to receive medical treatment. Due to the extent of his injuries, police have been unable to identify the pedestrian.

The man is described as a Hispanic or White male, 30 to 40 years old, 5’10,” 150 pounds, with long dark-colored hair. He was wearing a tan jacket, blue jeans and tan boots. Police are unable to share a photograph of the pedestrian at this time. If you have any information that would help identify the man involved in this crash, please call the Baltimore County Police, Crash Team at 410-887-5396.

Revised June 27, 2017