8-13-12 Press Brief

August 13, 2012 at 6:56am



SUSPICIOUS DEATH                                                                                                PASADENA


On August 12, 2012, at approximately 9:30 a.m., members of the Anne Arundel County Police Department were dispatched to the 400 block of Harlem Avenue in Pasadena, Maryland, for a report of a deceased male. 


Upon arrival, a family member reported finding the adult male victim deceased inside of the residence. The Anne Arundel County Police Department’s Homicide Unit responded to the scene and assumed the investigative responsibility. The victim has since been identified as Darius Keenan, 50 of the same address as the incident.


The body was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Baltimore to determine the final cause and manner of death. Through the preliminary investigation, Detectives have a family member of the victim, who is a person of interest, in custody at this time on an unrelated matter. The incident does not appear to be a random act of violence and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with additional information is asked to contact Sergeant Keith Clark of the Criminal Investigation Division’s Homicide Unit at 410-222-3456.




ATTEMPTED ROBBERY (CITIZEN)                                                              GLEN BURNIE


On August 11, 2012, at approximately 11:48 a.m., officers from the Northern District responded to the Baltimore Washington Medical Center in Glen Burnie for a report of a stabbing. 


Upon arrival, officers spoke with one of the victims, a 26-year-old female from Halethorpe, who stated she and her 27-year-old boyfriend from Halethorpe were walking in the area of 5th Avenue in Glen Burnie when a male suspect approached and attempted to steal her purse. At that time, the victim’s boyfriend intervened and was subsequently cut by the suspect. The suspect then fled the scene and was last seen running north towards Crain Highway. The male victim’s injuries were considered non-life threatening.


Suspect: Black male, approximately 30 years old with a bald head, wearing dark-colored Capri pants and a white t-shirt




ATTEMPTED COMMERCIAL ROBBERY                                                         ANNAPOLIS


On August 10, 2012, at approximately 6:51 p.m., officers from the Southern District responded to a report of an attempted robbery of the Holiday Inn Express hotel located in the 2400 block of Riva Road in Annapolis.


Upon arrival, officers spoke with employees, who advised that a male suspect entered the hotel lobby and walked up to the guest registration counter. The suspect then placed a bag on the counter, reached into the bag like he was removing some type of weapon and demanded money from the register. The employee working the counter walked away from the counter into an office area and the suspect then fled on foot without obtaining any money. Several officers canvassed the area, but were unable to locate the suspect.


Suspect: Black male in his 20’s, approximately 6’1”- 6’2”, 160-165 pounds with a slim build and dark complexion. The suspect was wearing a green t-shirt, a black baseball hat with a capital “A” on it, tan shorts and white tennis shoes


Metro Crime Stoppers:


If you have information on the above incidents, please call, email, or text your tip to Metro Crime Stoppers Hotline Available 24-Hours A Day Toll Free at 1-866-7LOCKUP or Text “MCS plus your message” to CRIMES (274637)

Visit the website at http://www.metrocrimestoppers.net

Phone calls are not recorded and callers remain anonymous. You may also be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000!