Crime, Emergency Response

Police shoot, kill armed man in Overlea

UPDATE: The Baltimore County Police Department has released the police body-cam footage from this incident. Original story below… —— A man who threatened family members with a gun was shot by police in Overlea on Thursday night when he reached for a powerful scoped rifle. The suspect has been identified as Kerry Lee Coomer, 59, of Greenwood Avenue. Patrol officers …


Crime, Emergency Response

Assault suspect, officer identified in Middle River police shooting

The Baltimore County Police Department has released new details about a police-involved shooting that took place over the weekend in Middle River.  At about 7 p.m. on Saturday evening, the suspect went to a home in the 200 block of Wampler Road with a woman. An investigation has revealed that the two were watching TV at the residence. The suspect …


Officer shoots assault suspect in Middle River

UPDATE: The officer and suspect have been identified. Original story below… —— Police are investigating after an officer shot and injured an assault suspect in Middle River on Saturday night.  The Baltimore County Police Department reports that the armed suspect had been responsible for an assault on Wampler Road earlier Saturday evening. Advertisement While investigating that assault, authorities located the …