Teen Arrested in Dundalk Auto Theft

photo courtesy of Baltimore County Police-

During the morning hours on Wednesday, Aug. 9, Baltimore County Police Officers were working an auto theft detail when they received a call for juveniles breaking into vehicles in the 2900 block of Sollers Point Road in Dundalk.

Once on scene, officers observed three vehicles fleeing from the location that were later determined to be stolen.

Officers apprehended a 15-year-old juvenile suspect on Merritt Boulevard after he was involved in a collision with an unmarked police vehicle.

As a result of the crash, an officer sustained minor injuries and was transported to an area hospital.

Officers have recovered two of the stolen vehicles, a Kia Forte and a Hyundai Tucson.

B.J. Joseph

Benjamin Joesph has covered news in Eastern Baltimore County since 2006. He started as a reporter with the original East County Times in 2006. He started East Baltco News and later Eastcountytimes.com in 2022.