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photo of Deontae Vilada Belcher

Baltimore County Police need your help finding a man missing from Rosedale.

Deontae Vilada Belcher (25) was last seen on April 11 in the 7900 block of 33rd Street, 21237. He was seen leaving with a friend and may have been going to the North Avenue and Fulton Avenue, 21217 area of Baltimore.

Belcher is described as being 5'3, 125-pounds, a short black afro hair style and tattoos on his neck that say "Gift" and "1995". He was last seen wearing a black jacket, white shirt, blue jeans and Fila brand tennis shoes.    

Baltimore County Police Missing Person Detectives continue to investigate his disappearance. If you have any information that could help locate him, contact detectives at 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

A 56-year-old man died yesterday in a fire that destroyed his camper.

The victim is James Benidict Smith. His camper was parked in the 1300 block of Seling Ave., 21237, when the fire occurred.

BCoFD crews responded to the Seling Avenue address at 8:47 a.m. Firefighters quickly extinguished the fire and found the victim, deceased, in the rear of the camper. 

Baltimore County Police fire investigators have ruled this an accidental fire that began on top of the camper's built-in range. 

Two suspects robbed the Family Dollar store in Rosedale, pointing a gun at the cashier and demanding money. Can you help us identify them?

It was just before 3 p.m. when the two men walked into Family Dollar at 8414 Philadelphia Road, 21237. They approached the counter, pointed a handgun at the cashier and demanded she open the register. They took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled on foot west on Philadelphia Road.

Detectives from the Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit are continuing the investigation into this incident and are asking the public for help identifying these two suspects. If you recognize either of these suspects or have any information on this crime call 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

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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.

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Revised June 27, 2017