Shooting on Waltman Road in Edgewood

[April 10, 2012, Edgewood, MD] — On Monday, April 9, 2012 at approximately 9:20pm, Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies responded to a call for shots fired in the 1900 block of Waltman Road in Edgewood MD. Upon arrival, deputies located a black male lying in the roadway with a gunshot wound to the face.

The victim was identified as Quentin Van Stepney Jr., age 27, of Edgewood, MD. He was transported by ambulance to the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center by members from the Joppa Magnolia Fire Company. As of 1:00am on April 10, 2012, Stepney was listed to be in serious but stable condition.

The investigation is active and ongoing. Anyone with additional information regarding the shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Tom Walsh of the Criminal Investigation Division at 410-836-5408.

Anyone with information regarding the crime wishing to remain anonymous may report their information through the following methods listed below. Qualifying tips that lead to a conviction may be eligible for up to $2,000.00 in rewards.

Website/Email:Submit a tip online at
Text message:Metro Crime Stoppers: Text "CRIMES" (274637)
Begin the message "MCS," then add the information.
Phone:Harford Crime Solvers: Call 1-888-540-8477

News Release

April 10, 2012


  • Monica A. Worrell

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