Crime, Emergency Response

Three killed in Edgewood shooting

Radeed Prince
Radee Prince

UPDATE 10/18/2017; 7:28 p.m. – Radee Prince has been arrested and is now in police custody in Delaware.

UPDATE 10/18/2017; 3:30 p.m. – A manhunt is now underway – click here for details.

UPDATE 10/18/2017; 11:27 a.m. – The suspect has been identified as 37-year-old Radee Labeeb Prince.

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives say special agents from the Baltimore Field Division are currently on the scene.

UPDATE 10/18/2017; 10:41 a.m. – Police say the suspect is a former employee at the location of the shooting and is still on the loose. As a precaution, modified lockdown is in place at Edgewood High School, Edgewood Middle School, Deerfield Elementary School, Edgewood Elementary School, and William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary School.

“This is an important message regarding an incident in the community that has affected the school day at Edgewood High School, Edgewood Middle School, Deerfield Elementary School, Edgewood Elementary School and William Paca/Old Post Road Elementary School,” the Harford County Public Schools alert reads. “On the advice of the Harford County Sheriff’s Office, these schools are currently on modified lockdown due to an incident in the surrounding community.

“The modified lockdowns are being conducted in an abundance of caution. The modified lockdown requires students to remain in the building, with no outside activities. In addition, no visitors are permitted to enter our building at this time. When we are given the all clear by the Sheriff’s Office and the modified lockdown is lifted, we will update the affected school communities.

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“Our schools are secure at this time and we ask for your patience and understanding that we are receiving an influx of calls and you may not be able to get through right away- we will do our best to answer any questions you may have if it is necessary to contact the affected schools at this time.”

Police are looking for a black, 2008 GMC Acadia with Delaware plates #PC064273.

Original story below…

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Police are on the scene of a Wednesday morning shooting in the Edgewood area.

At about 9 a.m., emergency personnel responded to Advanced Granite Solutions in the Emmorton Business Park, located in the 2100 block of Emmorton Park Road (21040) for a report of a shooting.

So far, at least three people have been declared dead at the scene and two people were injured.  The injured individuals are being treated at Shock Trauma.  There has been no word on their conditions.

Officers from the Harford County Sheriff’s Office are searching for the shooter.

Avoid the area.

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