Man Arrested in Connect to Essex Murder

Baltimore County Police have made an arrest in connect with a murder in Essex last week.

Baltimore County detectives attempted to stop 29-year-old homicide suspect, Tavon Howard, as he was driving along South Conkling Street in Baltimore City on Friday, April 15, at 1:39 p.m.

Howard was wanted in connection with a Baltimore County homicide that occurred in the Unit block of Windjammer Court on Thursday, April 14.

When Baltimore County detectives attempted to stop Howard, he refused to comply and fled the scene. Howard was later located and apprehended by Baltimore City police near the intersection of Harford Terrace and Weaver Avenue.

Howard has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held at the Baltimore County Detention Center without bond.