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At 1:40 a.m. on November 17, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to the 400-block of Eastern Boulevard, 21221 for a shooting. Officers arrived and located evidence of a shooting on the parking lot of the business. Two victims were later located at area hospitals. Both victims did suffer at least one gunshot wound. One male victim is listed in serious condition. The second male victim has been released from the hospital, after receiving treatment. If anyone has information about this shooting, please call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020. 

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On September 27 at 7:30 p.m., Baltimore County Police officers responded to the area of the 300 block of Homberg Avenue, 21221 for a disturbance. Officers arrived and found two victims who were cut by a known suspect. The suspect was identified as Michael John Pillsbury, 50, of the 100 block of Eastern Avenue, 21221. Police learned that the first victim is a cab driver for a local taxi company and Pillsbury is a customer who frequently hires the victim. Pillsbury came to the victim’s house to ask for a ride. When the victim refused, Pillsbury threatened to burn down the victim’s house. An argument between the two ensued, at which time Pillsbury pulled out a knife and cut the victim across his chest. Another man saw the incident and attempted to help the victim. During the struggle, the second victim suffered a cut to his lower body. The suspect did suffer minor injuries from the incident.

Pillsbury was arrested and both victims were transported by Baltimore County Fire Department personnel to local hospitals for medical treatment. Both victims are expected to survive their injuries.

Michael John Pillsbury has been charged with threatening an arson, attempted second degree murder, two counts of first degree assault, and two counts of second degree assault. He is currently being held at the Baltimore County Department of Corrections on denied bail status. 

Photo of Michael Pillsburgy, arrest for assault on Homberg Avenue.

On July 19, 2017, just before 9:00 p.m., Baltimore County Police received a call for a shooting in the 5600-block of Arnhem Road, 21206. Officers arrived and located two men outside the residence suffering from gunshot wounds to the lower body. Both victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment of their injuries. One victim has been released from the hospital. The second victim continues to receive treatment but is expected to survive his injuries.

Police believe that the victims were targeted but do not have any additional information to release at this time. If anyone has information about this shooting, please call the Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

Revised June 27, 2017