Arrest Made in Essex Stabbing

Homicide detectives with the Baltimore County Police Department arrested 55-year-old Gregory Hare in the fatal assault that occurred Monday, Oct. 16 shortly after 10 p.m., in the Unit block of Eastern Boulevard in Essex.

When officers arrived at the location, they found 63-year-old Keith Yeager suffering from multiple stab wounds.

The victim was transported to an area hospital and later pronounced deceased.

Hare remains held without bond at the Baltimore County Detention Center charged with first-degree murder. Gregory Hare surrendered to officers on Friday, Oct. 20.

Benjamin 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 in 2022.