Suspect on the loose after police chase ends with crash in Rosedale

CrashUPDATE: The suspect is now in police custody.

Original story below…


A suspect was on the run on Wednesday night after a police pursuit ended with a crash in Rosedale.

At just before 11 p.m., license plate readers at the Fort McHenry Tunnel registered a “hit” on a stolen vehicle.

A high-speed chase followed, which involved officers with the MDTA Police. The driver eventually crashed in the 1200 block of Kahler Avenue in Rosedale.

The suspect then exited the vehicle and fled the scene on foot.

Authorities say the suspect may be armed.

Police investigating local robbery, 2 burglaries

police-lightsPolice are investigating a robbery and two burglaries that were reported this week.

At 8 p.m. on Sunday, September 24, two individuals assaulted a man as he was about to enter his home on Willow Creek Court in Parkville (21234).  After hitting the man in the head with a gun, the suspects stole his money and jewelry, then fled the scene.

Between 8 p.m. on Sunday and 11:30 a.m. on Monday, an individual pried open the laundry room door at the Perry Hall Apartments on Joppa Road (21236). The suspect entered the room, pried open two washing machines and stole the coins inside.

Between 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 27, two individuals entered a second-floor apartment on Duncroft Place (21236) via an unlocked rear sliding door. Once inside, the suspects stole electronics and a set of car keys. The suspects then stole the victim’s vehicle that was parked in the front section of the apartment complex lot.

Pair of carjackings reported in Parkville

CarjackingPolice are investigating two carjackings that were reported in the Parkville area this week.

At just before 11 p.m. on Sunday, September 17, a man drove a couple to their destination in the 7500 block of Oakleigh Road (21234). One party exited the vehicle and said he would return with money to pay for the ride. The suspect returned with a rifle and demanded that the driver exit the vehicle. The couple then fled the scene in the victim’s car.

In another incident, authorities say an elderly man was carjacked in the 1800 block of Loch Shiel Road (21234) at about 2 p.m. on Monday, September 18. There, police say three juveniles knocked the victim to the ground, took his car keys, and fled the scene in the victim’s 2016 Toyota Corolla (Maryland license plate number 1CE6592).

Anyone with information on either of these incidents is asked to call Baltimore County police at 410-307-2020.

Police investigate auto theft, 3 burglaries

Police LightsPolice are investigating an auto theft and three burglaries that were reported this week.

Sometime between 10 p.m. on September 1 and 1 a.m. on September 4, an individual entered a residence in the 8100 block of Edwill Avenue in Rosedale (21237) via an unlocked door.  The suspect stole jewelry and a handgun before fleeing the scene.

Sometime between 9 a.m. and 7 p.m. on Tuesday, September 5, an individual forced open a back window to gain entry into a residence in the 8600 block of Trumps Mill Road in Rosedale (21237). A handgun and jewelry were stolen.

At 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday, a known individual forcefully took someone’s vehicle in the 12500 block of Eastern Avenue in Middle River (21220). The vehicle was later recovered.

At just after 2 p.m. on Tuesday, an individual attempted to break into a residence in the 11500 block of Philadelphia Road in White Marsh (21162) via a rear door. When the suspect saw the occupant, the suspect fled the scene.