Monday, January 28, 2013
A 35-year-old man was shot while waiting on the platform at the end of West Ridgely Road Friday.
Baltimore County police are asking for the public’s assistance in finding the person responsible for a shooting at the Lutherville light rail stop last week. The victim, Harold J. Blandon, Jr., 35, was shot in the face while standing on the light rail platform in the 100 block of West Ridgely Road, at 4:15 p.m., Jan. 25. He is still receiving medical attention. His condition remains unknown. Blandon was waiting for the train to take him home after work. “Detectives want to speak to anyone who was on the platform at or near the time of the shooting," according to a release. "Detectives believe that—even if you did not witness the shooting itself—you may have seen or heard something that may help them with this investigation." Police are …
Friday, January 25, 2013
Baltimore County police are on the scene investigating the incident.
UPDATE (Jan. 26, 1 p.m.)—Police have identified the individual who was shot at the Lutherville light rail stop Friday afternoon. Harold J. Blandon, Jr., 35, was severely injured in the shooting. He is still receiving medical treatment, although his condition is not known at this time, according to police spokesman Shawn Vinson. The investigation is ongoing. "Detectives are trying to determine if the shooting victim was targeted or not, ORIGINAL—A man was transported to Shock Trauma in Baltimore with serious injuries after a Friday afternoon shooting in Lutherville, according to Baltimore County police. Officers were dispatched to the 100 block of East Ridgely Road at 4:15 p.m., according to police. K-9 and aviation units are still on the …
Tuesday, January 22, 2013
A clerk was assaulted during the armed robbery.
A 22-year-old Baltimore man was attacked during an armed robbery at a Lutherville-Timonium gas station last week. Follow Lutherville-Timonium Patch on Facebook and Twitter. And don't forget to sign up for the daily newsletter. A man between the ages of 18 to 20 pulled a gun on the clerk at the Margate BP gas station in the 1600 block of York Road at 4:30 p.m., on Jan. 17. The assailant was carrying what appeared to be a black semi-automatic handgun. The robber struck the cashier with the handle of the handgun and stole and unspecifed amount of cash out of the register. The suspect was last seen heading northbound on York Road on foot. Related Content:
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
The pair allegedly responsible for selling illegal, high-capacity magazines.
UPDATE (4:12 p.m.)—Two men were arrested over the weekend after allegedly selling illegal high-capacity magazines at the Timonium Gun and Knife Show, according to Baltimore County police. John Heilmeier, 57, of Cumberland, VA, and Richard Summers, 64, of Waldorf, MD, both face firearms charges after an undercover officer observed the sale of what police said was a 30-round magazine. Read a description of the investigation below. The detective witnessed the sale on Jan. 11 during the gun show at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, according to a statement released Wednesday by the Baltimore County Police Department. Both men were taken into custody at the show and were later charged with misdemeanor offenses related to gun-related transactions…
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
A 23-year-old Baltimore man was driven to the hospital with life threatening injuries.
A New Year's Eve party at a Timonium hotel ended in violence, with one man sent to a nearby hospital with life-threatening injuries, according to a police incident summary. The report describes a 23-year-old Baltimore man who was stabbed by an unknown partygoer just before 3 a.m. at the Crowne Plaza, Tuesday morning. The pair was reportedly involved in a heated argument, according to the report. It is unknown at this time the relationship—if any—between the victim and the suspect. A friend drove the 23-year-old to the hospital, where his life-threatening injuries were stabilized following emergency surgery, police said No further information is known at this time. WBAL-TV reported that three 911 calls were made during the 1,000-person …
Friday, December 28, 2012
Police say a couple's romantic night took a violent turn in Timonium.
A Timonium man has been accused of severely beating and attempting to kill his girlfriend on Dec. 23, according to charging documents. The suspect, Andre Jones Lewis II, was charged with attempted second-degree murder, first- and second-degree assault and felony possession of a shotgun, according to court records. Police interviewed Lewis and his girlfriend, who suffered "extensive bruising to both eyes and multiple facial lacerations," as well as additional bodily trauma, according to Baltimore County police. Lewis, 37, initially told police that his girlfriend's wounds were self-inflicted. "He further stated that [she] cut herself with a knife and fell down the stairs," the report reads. He later declined to be interviewed by police …
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
A well-known Timonium tree lot was robbed and defiled.
Some unknown thief is making a case for himself as Timonium's Grinch. Only in the fictional world of Whoville, created by Dr. Seuss, the Grinch did not leave anything behind. (One that the Who-sellers in the morning would find, find, find—My attempt at Dr. Seuss rhyme. It'll make sense in a moment. Read on.) Police do not know who wandered into the then-unsecured tent at East Padonia Road and Park Avenue, in Timonium, where the popular Snoasis snowball stand is currently being used as a hub for selling Christmas trees. They do know however, that this rogue broke in sometime between 6:15 p.m. and 8:30 a.m., between Saturday and Sunday, according to an incident summary. They also know that he or she rummaged through the tent, eating and …
Wednesday, August 29, 2012
Baltimore County police executed search warrants against two local spas on Aug. 22.
Baltimore County police arrested two women Thursday for allegedly running massage parlors in Timonium without licenses. One proprietor also was charged with prostitution. Police executed a search warrant on two Timonium spas on Aug. 22, according to police spokeswoman Cpl. Cathy Batton. County police were joined in the raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents, she added. Yan Gao, of Flushing, NY, was charged with two counts of prostitution and one count of practicing massage therapy without a license, online court records show. Gao, 41, was arrested for alleged illegal activity at York Spa, in the 2000 block of York Road in Timonium. Wen Qun Chen, also of Flushing, NY, was charged with practicing massage therapy without a …
Monday, May 21, 2012
Bail has been set at $50,000 for a Brooklyn, NY, woman now charged with conspiracy to distribute narcotics out of a Lutherville pain clinic.
A New York woman surrendered to police Monday morning as a suspect in connection with an investigation into a Lutherville pain clinic that was called a 'pill mill' in an affavdavit in support of a search warrant. Alina Margulis, 45, of Brooklyn, was indicted Monday by a Baltimore County grand jury on charges of conspiracy to distribute Schedule II narcotics, according to a Baltimore County police release. Margulis was ordered to surrender her passport. Her bail was set at $50,000. So far, three people have been arrested in connection with the Healthy Life Medical Group—a clinic in the 1100 block of York Road that allegedly over-prescribed patients powerful painkillers that were not medically required, according to law enforcement officials…
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Patch breaks down the investigation that led to the arrest of two men who allegedly conspired to distribute powerful painkillers to thousands of out-of-state addicts.
Police have shut down a Lutherville pain clinic amid allegations that the owners were fraudulently prescribing unreasonably high amounts of powerful painkillers to patients for non-medical reasons. The Healthy Life Medical Group, located in the 1100 block of York Road, was seeing nearly 120 patients a day and routinely prescribed the maximum allowable amount (per month) of Oxycodone, among other drugs, according to an affidavit filed in Baltimore County Circuit Court in support of a search warrant. The clinic was raided Tuesday afternoon and two of the operators have been arrested, according to Baltimore County police. Gerald Wiseberg, 78, of Boca Raton, FL, and Michael Jacob Reznikov, 51, of Brooklyn, NY, were charged with conspiring to …