Police seek help locating possible witness to fatal Rosedale crash

ford focus RS comboPolice in Baltimore County are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a vehicle and driver and/or occupants that may have information in reference to a fatal crash that occurred on October 14 on Philadelphia Road.

Police are looking for a darker colored, possibly green, Ford Focus RS, between the model years of 2003 to 2009. The vehicle is modified with low profile rally style rims, a lowered body, an after-market exhaust, and may be turbo equipped.

At about 11:30 p.m. on October 14, this vehicle was seen exiting the outer loop of I-695 at Philadelphia Road and heading west at the same time a Hyundai Genesis 2H was seen passing vehicles on Philadelphia Road just before it lost control and crashed into a house, killing the driver, 28-year-old Gary Auberg.

The Ford Focus RS was also seen continuing westbound on Philadelphia Road west of Golden Ring Road just after the crash occurred. The vehicle was not involved in the crash but investigators would like to speak with the driver and/or any occupants of the vehicle to determine what information, if any, they may have in reference to the crash.

Anyone with information regarding this vehicle, the driver, or any possible occupants is asked to contact Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.

Police searching for missing Rosedale girl

Nicole Barahona-ArriolaPolice in Baltimore County are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a 15-year-old girl missing from the Rosedale area.

Nicole Barahona-Arriola is a Hispanic female, approximately 4’11”, 90 pounds, with brown eyes and long brown hair. She was last seen on November 16 around 8 a.m. leaving for school at Parkville High School, but she skipped school that day.

She is believed to be staying in the area of North Highland Avenue in Baltimore City.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Nicole Barahona-Arriola is asked to contact the Baltimore County Police Department at 410-307-2020.

The incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Department Crimes Against Children Unit.

Robberies reported in Essex, Rosedale

robberyPolice are investigating robberies that were reported over the weekend in the Essex and Rosedale areas.

At 7:15 p.m. on Friday, November 17, an individual approached a pizza delivery driver in the 900 block of Foxridge Lane (21221), and implying a gun, demanded the driver give him his money. The victim gave the suspect his money and the suspect then fled the scene on foot.

At just after 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 19, At 3:04 p.m., a man was walking in the area of Back River Neck Road and Middleborough Road (21221) when he was approached from behind by three individuals. The suspects took the victim’s prescription drugs and cash and then fled.

At just before 10 p.m. on Sunday,  a man exited his vehicle on Boymans Court (21206) and was approached by two individuals. One of the suspects displayed a gun and demanded the victim’s money. The victim gave the suspect his money along with his house and car keys. Both suspects then fled the scene.

Robbery reported at White Marsh Mall, pepper spray robbery reported in Rosedale

Police CrimePolice are investigating two local robberies that were reported on Saturday.

At just after 8 a.m. on November 18, an individual pepper-sprayed the victim and stole a cell phone from the victim in the 9200 block of Oswald Way in Rosedale (21237).

At 8 p.m., a group of juveniles approached a man in the parking lot at White Marsh Mall, knocked him to the ground, and stole his cell phone and sneakers. Police say the suspects were placed under arrest shortly thereafter.