Massive party in Parkville elicits police response

Police responded to the scene of a massive party that disrupted a quiet Carney neighborhood on Thursday night. 

At about 7:30 p.m., officers responded to Krause Park on Old Harford Road for a report of a disturbance. 

An estimated crowd of over 100 people had gathered in the park. Witnesses at St. Isaac Jogues church, located next door to the park, reported seeing individuals with alcohol and marijuana on church grounds. 

The loud party reportedly disrupted evening events that were taking place at the church. 

The incident was said to be an end-of-school-year party for Morgan State University students. 

It is unclear whether the event was sanctioned by Morgan State. 

Police identify victim in Carney shooting

Police have identified the victim in a fatal shooting in Carney.

The incident took place along Swampscott Court, 21234, at about 2 a.m. on Thursday morning.

The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Davon Lamar Fuqua, of Carney.

It is believed that the shooting was targeted.

Fuqua was shot once in the upper body after parking his car along Swampscott Court.

As he and his girlfriend were walking from the car to a building an individual approached, shot the Fuqua, then fled the scene. His girlfriend was unharmed.

Police continue to investigate at this hour.

Drive-by shooting reported on Joppa Road

Shooting Joppa RoadPolice are investigating a drive-by shooting that took place in Carney on Thursday morning.

The shooting took place at about 4:45 a.m. at B&B’s Vape Cafe, located at 3224 E. Joppa Road, 21234.

Neighbors across the street heard the shots but did not report it to the police. The bullets were 10mm, and a total of 11 shots were fired, according to the Baltimore County Police Department.

A witness reportedly saw a black truck where the shots were fired from, which then turned up Ridgely Ave.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020.

Early morning shooting in Carney leaves 1 dead

shooting-news-graphicUPDATE: 5/12/2017; 10 a.m. – Police have identified the victim – click here for details.

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A Carney man is dead after being shot by an unknown suspect early Thursday morning.

The victim, 32, whose identity has not yet been released, was shot once in the upper body after parking his car along Swampscott Court, 21234, at about 2 a.m.

As he and his girlfriend were walking from the car to the building an individual approached, shot the man, then fled the scene. The victim’s girlfriend was unharmed.

Police believe that the victim was targeted by the suspect and are asking anyone with information on this crime to contact police at 410-307-2020.

Anyone with information on this case can also submit a tip to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

This incident is currently under investigation by the Baltimore County Homicide Unit.