Man is fatally shot in East Baltimore

September 26, 1990

A 27-year-old East Baltimore man died yesterday afternoon when an unknown assailant shot him several times on a street corner three blocks north of Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Police said they found Deno Leon Taylor of the 1000 block of North Caroline Street lying on the sidewalk at Barnes Street and Rutland Avenue about 5 p.m. with multiple gunshot wounds. He was dead when they arrived.

Police, who had not made an arrest or charged anyone with the crime last night, said the shooting appeared to be related to drugs.

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