Carroll Co. Sheriff’s Office Search For Suspect


Authorities say he was involved in domestic violence & road rage incidents.



Sykesville, Md (KM) The Carroll County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a suspect in domestic violence and road rage incidents.

On Wednesday evening just before 7:00, deputies were dispatched to a home in the 5200 block of Stone Mill Court in Sykesville, where the suspect identified as Kevin Michael Gardner, 38, had assaulted a family member and took that person’s vehicle.

At around 7:30 PM, authorities were informed about an individual driving in the 1300 block of Liberty Road who stopped at a red light. The suspect in the stolen vehicle pulled alongside, and pointed a handgun at the victim. After the light turn green, both  divers continued forward. The victim continued to the next red light, and was able to get the vehicle’s registration. The registration indicated the vehicle was the one reported stolen during the domestic violence incident.

The suspect drove toward Baltimore County; the stolen vehicle was recovered in Baltimore City.

There are active warrants for Gardner, and anyone who knows of his whereabouts is asked to contact the Carroll County Sheriff’s Office.. The number to call is 410-386-5900, or the TIPS Hotline at 1-888-399-8477. Tips can also be e-mailed to [email protected].


By Kevin McMfanus