Third Suspect Apprehended In Fatal Shooting Of Parkville High School Student


Credit: Elizabeth Janney/ Patch

BALTIMORE COUNTY - On Thursday, the Baltimore County Police Department detained a third individual in connection to the fatal shooting of Elias Cieslak, a student at Parkville High School.

According to police, earlier in the month, officers took a 17-year-old and a 32-year-old into custody on suspicion of involvement in the homicide. Each of the suspects now faces charges of first-degree murder.

Elias Cieslak, 17 years old, was fatally wounded by a gunshot in the vicinity of Belair Road and Rossville Boulevard in Overlea on the evening of April 23. He was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he was declared dead.

The Baltimore County Police Department is urging anyone with information about the shooting to call 410-307-2020.

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