25-year-old dies after downtown barber shop shooting

Shot while waiting for haircut, Dwight Taylor passed away Saturday evening

April 10, 2011

A 25-year-old man who was shot while waiting for a haircut in a downtown Baltimore barber shop on Saturday died from his wounds, city police said. Shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday, Dwight Taylor, who recently lived in South Baltimore's Brooklyn neighborhood, was shot by two unidentified men who entered the Focal Point barber shop in the 200 block of W. Saratoga Street. Taylor was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he died at 6:10 p.m. Saturday, police said. Police did not release information about the suspects or a possible motive in the attack.

Gus G. Sentementes

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