Deputies Investigate Edgewood Stabbing on Eastfield Way

(Harford County, MD – April 9, 2009) – Harford County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a stabbing that occurred in the 1800 block of Eastfield Way in Edgewood, MD on Wednesday, April 8th, 2009 at approximately 11pm.

A 911 call was received by the Emergency Operation Center that indicated the victim Brian Johnson, 20 of Edgewood MD had been stabbed several times outside of his home. The victim was attended to by Joppa Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company and then flown by Maryland State Police Aviation to University Hospital for multiple stab wounds to the upper torso of his body. He is currently listed in stable condition.

The suspects were described as two light-skinned black males between the ages of 16- 18 years standing at an approximate height of 5’9”. One of the suspects was described to be wearing jeans and a hoodie tied tightly around his face. No motive is apparent at this time.

Anyone with information regarding the stabbing/assault is urged to contact the Harford County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigation Division at 410-836-5442 or report the tip on the Harford County Sheriff’s Office website at Additionally, Harford County Crime Solvers is offering a reward of up to $1,000 for information leading to the arrest of the person or persons responsible for this crime. To be eligible for the reward, tipsters must call the 24-hour tip-line at 1-888-540-TIPS. Callers do not have to give their name nor appear in court. All information will be kept strictly confidential.

News Release

April 09, 2009


  • Sgt. David Betz
  • Monica A. Worrell

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