Baltimore County police investigating Arbutus homicide

By Lauren Loricchio, lloricchio@tribune.com

4:10 PM EDT, May 29, 2014


Baltimore County police say they are investigating a homicide that occurred Wednesday morning in Arbutus.

They have idenified the victim as 25-year-old Brandon Edward Joyce, of the 100 block of Colony Hill Court. 

Police responded to a residence in the 100 block of Colony Hill Court at 11:59 a.m. Wednesday to check on a resident, and found a man lying on the floor suffering from traumatic injuries, police said in a statement issued Thursday.

The initial investigation indicated there was an interaction that resulted in the death of the victim, police said. 

Detectives have no suspect information and no information about a motive, and are working to determine if this was a targeted crime, police said. 

The homicide is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.

Those with information are asked to call the police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.