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Olga Sexton

1995 Homicide Victim

Baltimore County Police continue to seek information from the public regarding the murder of Olga Grigoryevna Sexton, 36 years old. On December 7, 1995 at approximately 1:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the unit block of Hamlet Drive, 21117 after her husband came home from work and found her deceased from trauma to the upper body. She was fully clothed and lying face down.

Homicide detectives released a sketch of a man wanted for questioning in her murder early in their investigation. The man, who is depicted in a composite sketch, is described as white, 28-33 years old, 5’9” to 6’ tall, 220 to 230 pounds, with a stocky build, blondish hair and no facial hair. The subject was seen near where the victim worked at a spa in the 2000 block of York Road in Timonium.

Detectives determined that credit cards belonging to Olga Sexton were recovered near ATMs at two different banks in Baltimore County:

  • NationsBank, 700 block of Dulaney Valley Road: Her credit card was found at 12:57 a.m. on December 7, 1995, a half hour prior to the victim’s body being discovered. This card was given to police by a citizen later that day.
  • Patapsco Federal, 1200 block of Merritt Boulevard: Her credit card was found at noon on December 7, 1995.

No transactions were attempted at either location.

The victim’s purse, which originally was reportedly found on Taylor Avenue in Parkville, was determined to have been discovered at 11:35 a.m. on December 7, 1995 at Perring Parkway and the beltway by a passing motorist. The motorist advised the purse fell out of his vehicle when he stopped at the Taylor Avenue location.

Olga Sexton was originally from Russia and had been in the United States for approximately four years at the time of her murder.

Below is a printed map showing the various locations that have been described.

Reward Offered

Anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact the Homicide Unit's Unsolved Case Squad at 410-887-3943 or Communications Team at 410-307-2020.

Callers may remain anonymous and can also contact Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government. Metro Crime Stoppers offers rewards of up to $2,000 for information that leads to the arrest and charges in connection with felony offenses.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, online or mobile app.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587

Web tip:

Mobile App: P3TIPS

Revised November 19, 2021         


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