[December 30, 2012, Edgewood, Maryland] On December 29, 2012 at 11:14pm, Harford County Sheriff's Deputies responded to 1850 Grempler Way, Edgewood, for a report of a shots fired call with a further report of a subject injured. Deputies arrived at 11:18pm and discovered the victim, Doneshia Burley 18, suffering a gunshot to her lower back. Investigation revealed that she, her mother and the suspect (her brother) had been involved in a family argument throughout the evening. The victim and her mother were attempting to get the suspect to leave the residence. He reportedly did not live there. Once outside the suspect then tried to re-enter the home as his family shut the front door. As the front door was closing he pulled out a gun and fired through the door striking the victim in her lower back. EMS units from Joppa Magnolia VFC responded and transported her to Johns Hopkins Bayview for treatment. As of this release her condition is unknown but it was believed her wounds were not life threatening.

Arrest warrants are being obtained and police are searching for the suspect - Keef Devon Alfonso Burley, B/M, 20 years, 510, 140lbs. (Photo Attached). Burley should be considered armed and dangerous. If the suspect is observed call 911 immediately. Anyone having information as to his whereabouts is asked to contact the Southern Precinct at 410-612-1717 or the Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigation Division at 410-836-5429.

News Release

December 30, 2012


  • Edward Hopkins

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