From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
[July 12, 2013 Bel Air, MD] — On July 10, 2013, Harford County Sheriff’s Office Detectives arrested and charged Joseph H. Wright, 32 of Forest Hill and Krystal M. Derlunas, 29, of Joppa for a burglary in the 1400 block of Falls Crest Drive in Fallston, MD.
Using surveillance, detectives tracked the pair as they went to several houses in Forest Hill and Fallston, MD. Residents at some of these locations provided descriptions of Wright and his vehicle. They further stated that the male suspect would approach the residence with a leash in his hand asking if they had seen his lost dog. Derlunas would wait in the car while Wright approached the houses.
Detectives were also able to place Wright and Derlunas in the area of the burglary on Falls Crest Drive. After detectives confirmed the burglary, both suspects were taken into custody with the assistance of the Baltimore County Police Department in the area of Harford and Fork Roads, over the Baltimore County line.
Wright is being held without bail at the Harford County Detention Center and Derlunas was released on a $50,000 bond.
As always, community members encountering suspicious people or activity in their neighborhoods are encouraged to call 911.
No one was injured. All events occurred in Harford County.