UPDATE: HCSO deputies arrested Williams at approximately 4:05 a.m. Monday morning.
From the Harford County Sheriff’s Office:
On Sunday, August 22, 2010 at approximately 3:00am, while conducting a routine patrol in 1800 block of Edgewater Drive, a Harford County Sheriff’s uniformed patrol deputy was told by a local citizen that his yellow Suzuki RM250 motorcycle had been stolen earlier in the day from Harbinger Trail in Edgewood, MD. Later in the evening, the victim had witnessed his motorcycle being operated nearby in the 1800 block of Brookside Drive.
Moments later, a Harford County Sheriff’s Office Patrol deputy heard the sounds of a motorcycle approaching the 1800 block of Edgewater Drive after he had just finished abating an argument between drunken family members in a nearby apartment. As the noisy neighbors dispersed, the deputy witnessed a motorcycle and rider matching the descriptions provided earlier by the stolen motorcycle victim. The deputy stepped out into the middle of the street in effort to order the vehicle to the side of the road. The operator of the vehicle swerved past the deputy causing the rear tire of the motorcycle to skid out. The suspect remounted the motorcycle, continued a slight distance forward, before striking the curb of the parking lot with the front tire, crashing into the grass.
The deputy advanced towards the suspect, who was once again attempting to flee. The deputy was able to identify the suspect as Timothy Patrick William Jr., age 23, of Edgewood, MD. During an attempt to detain Williams, a struggle ensued and a crowd began to gather. While the deputy was attempting to gain control of the suspect, Timothy Patrick Williams Jr. called out to members of the crowd requesting the crowd’s assistance in escaping from the deputy’s grasp. The deputy was kicked in his left shoulder by an unknown subject knocking him off, the suspect, Williams Jr. Timothy Patrick Williams Jr., was able to gain his footing, running towards the wood area that parallels Topview Drive and the Harford County Parks and Recreation fields between Eloise Lane and Edgewater Drive. The unknown subject who assisted Williams fled in an unknown direction.
An arrest warrant for second-degree assault, theft over $ 1,000 and under $ 10,000, resisting/interfering with an arrest and malicious destruction of property has been issued for Timothy Patrick Williams, DOB 06-21-87, at a last known MD.
Anyone with information regarding Timothy Patrick Williams Jr. who wishes to remain anonymous may report their information through the following methods listed below. Qualifying tips submitted to the tip lines below that lead to a conviction may be eligible for up to $ 2,000.00 in rewards
Website/Email: Submit a tip online at http://www.harfordsheriff.org/wanted
Text message: Metro Crime Stoppers: Text “CRIMES” (274637). Begin the message “MCS,” then add the information.
Phone: Harford Crime Solvers: Call 1-888-540-8477