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Two people died in accidental dwelling fires over the weekend -- a man in Woodlawn and a woman in Lansdowne.

6100 block Windsor Mill Rd., 21207

The victim is Clarence Alvin Foster, 66, who lived in the home where the fire occurred. 

Fire Department crews were dispatched at 3:43 p.m. on Saturday, September 28 to a dwelling fire with rescue in the 6100 block of Windsor Mill Rd. First-arriving firefighters found smoke showing. Firefighters entered the home and found heavy fire at the rear of the first floor, in the kitchen area.

Two people, the victim and a woman, were in the home; the woman escaped on her own and was transported, Priority 1, to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. 

Firefighters found Clarence Foster unconscious on the dining room floor. Medic crews transported him to Sinai Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

BCoPD fire investigators determined that this was an accidental cooking fire.

2400 block Zion Rd., 21227

The victim is Sandra Kathleen Hutchins, 73, who lived in the home where the fire occurred.

BCoFD units were dispatched at 10:25 p.m. on Sunday, September 29 to the 2400 block of Zion Rd., 21227 for a dwelling fire. First-arriving crews found a single-story home, fully involved with fire. A caller reported that the occupant was still in the house.

Fire crews conducted search and rescue and located the victim, unconscious, on the first floor near the bathroom. Firefighters removed her from the home and transferred her to a medic unit, where she was pronounced dead by EMS personnel.

BCoPD fire investigators determined that this was an accidental electrical fire that began in the bedroom.

 

Just after 5:00 p.m. on September 17, 2018, Baltimore County Police responded to a crash on Windsor Mill Road near Summit Avenue, 21244. Police determined that a 2009 Toyota Corolla was traveling westbound on Windsor Mill Road, crossed over the double yellow line of the roadway, and struck a 2005 Chevrolet Impala which was traveling eastbound on Windsor Mill Road. The driver of the Toyota and two occupants inside the car were taken to local hospitals for treatment. The driver of the Chevrolet was also taken to a local hospital.

One of the occupants of the Toyota was pronounced deceased on September 17, 2018 at 11:20 p.m. He has been identified as Ronald Gross, 81, of the 1800-block of N. Fulton Avenue, 21217. Crash officers are continuing their investigation at this time.

UPDATE (September 12, 2017 1:13 p.m.):

Kevin Tyrone Glover (37) of the 1000-block of West Baltimore Street, 21223 has been indicted in the shooting death of Bernie Slater on March 17 of this year.

Video surveillance obtained by detectives depicts Glover approaching a vehicle on the parking lot of the Windsor Inn on Windsor Mill Road and speaking with someone in the vehicle, whom police believe Glover collaborated with in the murder of Mr. Slater. Glover is later seen approaching the driver's side of Mr. Slater's vehicle across the street from the Windsor Inn, shooting Mr. Slater, and then fleeing the scene with his collaborator. Mr. Slater is seen exiting his vehicle and crossing Windsor Mill Drive where he collapses to the ground in front of the Windsor Inn.

Glover is charged with the following:

  • 1st Degree Murder
  • 1st Degree Assault
  • Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony/Violent Crime
  • Possession of a Firearm
  • Illegal Possession of a Regulated Firearm
  • Wear/Carry/Transport a Handgun Upon Their Person
  • Conspiracy

Glover is currently in the custody of the Department of Corrections for a violation of probation on August 23 stemming from a prior conviction for a 2015 DUI offense.

Original Release (March 17, 2017 7:29 a.m.):

Just after 1:30 a.m. on March 17, 2017, Baltimore County Police received a call for a shooting in a parking lot in the 7200-block of Windsor Mill Road, 21244. Upon arrival, officers found a victim lying on the parking lot across from the Windsor Inn.

The man was shot multiple times to the upper body and was pronounced deceased at the scene by Baltimore County Fire personnel.

The victim has been identified as Bernie Maurice Slater, 24, of the 4000-block of Massachusetts Avenue, 21229.

If anyone has information concerning the murder of Mr. Slater, please contact Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020.  

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017