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Baltimore County Police are asking for the public’s help locating a homicide victim’s Honda Accord, stolen after he was shot to death while making a food delivery in October.

Homicide detectives learned that Idrissa Derme’s car was stolen following his murder on October 15, 2018 and are now asking for help locating the car, a black 2008 4-door Honda Accord with Maryland registration ‘1DG7315’. The vehicle identification number (VIN) is ‘1HGCP26858A088892.’ The Accord has a sunroof and, prior to being stolen, had minor damage to the hubcaps and front bumper.

Derme was making a food delivery for Pat’s Pizza & Pasta in the 900 block of Vanderwood Road around 8 p.m. when he was shot at least once in the upper body. A passerby discovered Derme lying unconscious in the street, where he was pronounced deceased upon arrival of police and medics. It was later learned that Derme’s Honda Accord was missing.

If anyone has information about this murder, please call 9-1-1. Metro Crime Stoppers is offering a reward up to $2,000.00 for information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of a suspect in this case.


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Just before 4 p.m. on December 10, 2018, a Baltimore County Police patrol officer observed a 2014 black Honda Accord which had been reported stolen in Baltimore County on December 7, 2018. The officer and stolen vehicle were in the area of Highfalcon Road and Meriam Court, 21117.

The officer stopped the Honda and started to get out of his police car to approach the suspects. As the officer exited his car, the driver inside the stolen car accelerated and fled the area. The officer pursued the stolen car but ended the pursuit within a short period of time, while on Highfalcon Road. The driver of the stolen car continued to flee the area after police ended the pursuit. At Highfalcon and Candytuft Road, the stolen Honda struck an unoccupied 2004 Ford truck and continued into a tree in the 300-block of Highfalcon Road.

One of the occupants inside the stolen vehicle, Taiwan X. Linton, 18, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The juvenile driver and two other juvenile occupants inside the stolen Honda were injured and transported to local hospitals for treatment.

Police are continuing their investigation into the motor vehicle theft and subsequent crash. No further information at this time.

UPDATE (February 15, 2018 10:33 a.m.):

The female passenger in yesterday's fatal crash in Reisterstown has been identified. She remains hospitalized in critical condition. The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team is continuing their investigation into this incident.

Original Release (February 14, 2018 10:31 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are continuing their investigation into a fatal crash this afternoon in Reisterstown involving a stolen vehicle.

Police and Fire Department personnel responded to the single-vehicle crash on Tufton Avenue near Dover Road around 3:55 p.m. after a 2000 Jeep Cherokee traveling eastbound on Tufton Avenue left the roadway and collided head-on with a tree. Police later discovered that the Jeep had been reported stolen from Baltimore City. The driver of the Jeep, identified as Ryan Anthony Morgereth (29) of the 1300 block of West 37th Street, 21211, was pronounced deceased at the scene by paramedics. A female passenger, who police have been unable to identify as of yet, was flown by Maryland State Police Medivac to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center with life-threatening injuries.

The Baltimore County Police Crash Investigation Team continues to investigate this crash and are working to identify the female passenger. Anyone with information that could help them identify her is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

Revised June 27, 2017