Police seek to identify Essex assault suspect [VIDEO]

Essex Assault Suspect 20170809UPDATE: Police say they have identified and arrested this suspect.

Original story below…


Police in Baltimore County are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect who brutally assaulted a man he’d just met.

At around 11:30 p.m. on June 3, police responded to Franklin Square Hospital where the victim was being treated for serious wounds to his face and body.

Police determined that the victim had been eating at McDonald’s at 2119 Eastern Boulevard in Essex with a friend around 10:30 p.m. The victim initiated a conversation with another patron, the suspect, who became irritated at some point during their conversation. The victim attempted to diffuse the situation by leaving.

Moments later, as he was walking on Kingston Road near Firethorn Road, the victim was approached and attacked by the suspect, rendering him unconscious.

Police were able to obtain surveillance video of the suspect, who returned to the McDonald’s after the assault to clean himself up with napkins (video below).

Anyone who recognizes this suspect or has any information regarding this crime is asked to contact detectives of the Essex Precinct Investigative Services Unit at 410-887-0230.

Police attempting to ID Rosedale burglary suspect

Rosedale Burglar 20170623Police in Baltimore County are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a burglar in the Rosedale area.

On Wednesday, June 14, between the hours of 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., the suspect attempted to gain access to at least 11 homes in the areas of Van Dyke Road, Whitby Road, Utrecht Road, and Cynthia Terrace by trying door handles.

The suspect was able to gain access to one home on Cynthia Terrace through an unlocked door but doesn’t appear to have taken anything. He broke a window to gain access to a home on Van Dyke Road but was scared off by an alarm, then stole a bicycle from another yard on Van Dyke Road but later abandon it in a yard on Utrecht Road. He was last seen fleeing responding police on Whitby Road.

The suspect is believed to be from that area. He is described as a white male, approximately 6’0”, 170 pounds, with dark shaggy hair and a beard.

He was wearing a black t-shirt with some sort of decal on the front and blue cargo shorts. At one point he was also seen wearing a baseball cap. A local surveillance camera was able to capture an image of the suspect.

Anyone with information on the identity of this suspect is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.

Police searching for Middle River fraud suspect

Middle River Fraud Suspect 20170325The Baltimore County Police Department and Maryland State Police are attempting to identify the suspect pictured here.

On March 23, this suspect used a fraudulent credit card at multiple businesses in the Martin Plaza Shopping Center in the Middle River area.

He was seen leaving the area in a silver Chevrolet Equinox.

Anyone with information on this identity of this suspect is asked to contact Maryland State Police at 410-761-5130.

Nottingham man wanted for home invasion, robbery

Justin Thomas PattersonPolice are asking for help in locating a man from Nottingham who is wanted for a series of crimes, including a home invasion and a robbery.

Justin Thomas Patterson is wanted in connection with a home invasion, two counts of robbery, theft, and use of a firearm in connection with a felony.

His last known address is 8828 Blairwood Road in Nottingham.

Anyone with information on Patterson’s whereabouts should call the Harford County Sheriff’s Office at 410-838-6600 or submit a tip online at www.tipsubmit.com.