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By Edward Gunts, The Baltimore Sun | May 3, 2011
The Baltimore Development Corp. announced Tuesday that it is seeking proposals from groups to redevelop city-owned property in the Broadway East neighborhood. Acting on behalf of the city, the development agency set Aug. 3 as the deadline for bids for a former Department of Transportation maintenance and warehouse facility bounded roughly by Oliver, Wolfe and Gay streets; Llewelyn Avenue; and Amtrak's Northeast Corridor tracks. Containing seven vacant structures and zoned for industrial use, the 3.5-acre site is close to the Johns Hopkins medical campus in East Baltimore.
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By Carrie Wells and The Baltimore Sun | October 4, 2014
A man shot last month in East Baltimore died of his injuries this week, Baltimore police said Baltimore police identified the victim as Kevin Kelly, 27, of East Baltimore. He was shot last Sunday afternoon in the 2300 block of E. Oliver St. in the Broadway East neighborhood. There have been 165 homicides reported by Baltimore police so far this year. Police released no details on a possible motive, suspects, or circumstances of the crime and anyone with information regarding this incident call 410-396-2100.
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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | September 24, 2014
A man was shot in the leg in Baltimore's Broadway East neighborhood Wednesday night, police said. Officers called at 5:31 p.m. to the 1300 block of N. Port Street found the man with nonfatal injuries. He was taken to a hospital, and his condition was not released. Eastern District detectives are investigating, and anyone with information may call 410-396-2433. cmcampbell@baltsun.com twitter.com/cmcampbell6
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By Colin Campbell and The Baltimore Sun | September 28, 2014
A man was critically injured in a shooting in Broadway East Sunday, Baltimore police said. The victim was shot as he got out of a car just before 4 p.m. in the 2300 block of E. Oliver St. in the East Baltimore neighborhood, police said. Officers were called, but the victim had gotten back into the car and gone to a local hospital, police said. They found him there — in critical condition with life-threatening injuries — roughly a half hour later. Police mistakenly reported another victim had nonfatal injuries in the shooting.
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By Mary Gail Hare, The Baltimore Sun | September 26, 2012
A 23-year-old man was seriously injured Tuesday, when he was shot and slashed in the Broadway East neighborhood. Officers responded to shots fired about 2:30 p.m. and found the victim lying on the sidewalk in the 1400 block of North Milton Street, near East Hoffman Street. He had been shot in the back and had sustained lacerations to his face and forehead. He was conscious but could not move and is being treated at an area hospital, police said. Mary.gail.hare@baltsun.com
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By Justin George and Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun | July 9, 2013
When the Episcopal Community Services of Maryland decided where to hang a brightly colored mural symbolizing peace, the nonprofit's leaders chose the Broadway East neighborhood. They chose to hang the 24-panel art piece depicting a disparate group of individuals who wind up holding hands and working together outside Collington Square Elementary/Middle School in East Baltimore in order to send a message to "one of the deadlier parts of the community," said Roclande White, director of The Club at Collington Square an after-school and summer program.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | July 30, 2013
A man was shot several times in East Baltimore on Tuesday evening, though his injuries have so far not been life-threatening, police said. The man was found near the corner of Hoffman Street and Milton Avenue, in the Broadway East neighborhood, by police about 6:15 p.m. Police believe he was shot about a block away, in the 2400 block of Oliver Street. More information on the incident was not immediately available. cwells@baltsun.com twitter.com/cwellssun
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | July 28, 2013
Police identified a man killed in a double shooting in East Baltimore early Friday morning as a 19-year-old Baltimore resident. Deontrey Thompson, of Baltimore's Broadway East neighborhood, was shot in the head in the 2700 block Jefferson Street in the McElderry Park neighborhood about 1:30 a.m., police said. He was pronounced dead at a hospital. Another man was shot in the back - police say his condition is stable. Before the shooting, the McElderry Park neighborhood had gone 71 days without a homicide, according to Safe Streets, a city-funded program that mediates disputes before they escalate to violence.
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By Yeganeh June Torbati, The Baltimore Sun | October 19, 2010
Police responded to two separate shootings with an hour Monday afternoon. At about 2:20 p.m., police responded to a call from the 1800 block of North Montford Ave., a few blocks west of the Baltimore Cemetery in the Broadway East neighborhood, where they found a 20-year-old man with a gunshot wound in his upper right arm. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he was treated for a possible fracture to his arm. About 20 minutes...
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | April 18, 2014
Two men were shot — one of them fatally — in separate incidents in Baltimore Thursday evening, police said. A man was killed in a shooting in the 1600 block of Wolfe St. in East Baltimore's Broadway East neighborhood around 7:30 p.m. The victim, identified as William Douglass Treadwell, 42, was pronounced dead at a hospital. Homicide detectives photographed evidence markers outside Wolfe Liquors at the corner of East Lanvale and Wolfe streets as neighbors looked on. Deanna Gibson said she was on her front porch on East Lanvale Street when saw three men she recognized from her neighborhood running up Wolfe Street.
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By Yvonne Wenger, The Baltimore Sun | July 10, 2014
Baltimore officials will open two youth centers in advance of the strict new curfew law that takes effect Aug. 8, Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake said Thursday. The curfew centers will open early next month on the city's east and west sides with staffs of about eight, including police officers and social workers, to link young people and their families with services, officials said. The curfew — believed to be among the strictest in the country — will require unsupervised children to be indoors by as early as 9 p.m. It is designed to identify youths and families in need of help, not bring more youths into the criminal system, Rawlings-Blake said.
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By Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | July 8, 2014
A woman lured an Owings Mills man into a robbery with the promise of sex, then, with an accomplice, stabbed him 60 times, her co-defendant allegedly told Baltimore police this week. The killing occurred just after midnight on July 4 in the Broadway East neighborhood. Officers who arrived at the 1300 block of N. Patterson Park Ave. saw the front window of a house broken and smeared with blood, and found 26-year-old Nelson Mandela Dakurah of Owings Mills lying in a front vestibule, police say in charging documents.
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By Jessica Anderson, The Baltimore Sun | July 1, 2014
Four people were shot in less than 24 hours, Baltimore police said on Tuesday. A woman remains listed in critical but stable condition at a local hospital after she was shot in the 1800 block of East Federal Street in the Broadway East neighborhood, shortly after midnight early Tuesday, police said. About 11 p.m. Monday, police found a man with a gunshot wound to the lower back and buttocks in the 1300 block of Booth Street. Police said the shooting occurred about a block away in 1300 block of Hollins Street in the Union Square section of West Baltimore.
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By Carrie Wells, The Baltimore Sun | June 7, 2014
A man was found dead in East Baltimore Saturday morning and police are investigating the case as a homicide. Police said someone called around 11 a.m. to report the man's body, which was found in the 2400 block of East Oliver Street in the Broadway East neighborhood. The body, which was inside of a building, had been there for at least 24 hours. The body will be taken to the medical examiner's office for an autopsy to determine the cause of death and to identify the victim. Anyone with information is asked to contact domicide detectives at 410-396-2100.
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By Tim Swift, The Baltimore Sun | May 18, 2014
Two more people were shot late Saturday, continuing a violent weekend in which one person was killed a block from the Preakness Stakes and six others were wounded by gunfire. The homicide and eight non-fatal shootings since late Friday occurred in neighborhoods across the city including in Mount Vernon, Waverly and areas of East and Northeast Baltimore. About 10:15 p.m. Saturday, a man walked into an area hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to the foot, police said. Officers believe the shooting occurred in the 1900 block of E. Lafayette Ave. in the Broadway East section of East Baltimore.
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By Joe Burris, The Baltimore Sun | May 11, 2014
A 28-year-old man was fatally shot in the Broadway East section of East Baltimore early Sunday, morning, according to Baltimore City Police. Spokesman Jeremy Silbert said that at approximately 1:05 a.m., police responding to a call that shots were fired arrived at the 1400 block of North Patterson Park Avenue, where they found Cornell Arrington, 28, of North Belnord Avenue. Arrington had been shot several times, Silbert said. Arrington was transported to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he died from his injuries, said Silbert, who added that homicide detectives are investigating the incident.
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By Yeganeh June Torbati and Justin Fenton, The Baltimore Sun | October 26, 2010
Four people — including a teenage boy — were killed in a 15-hour stretch overnight, police said. The Broadway East neighborhood was the site of two killings last night. At about 6 p.m., police found a 48-year-old woman, identified by a family friend as Mary Williams, lying on steps in front of a vacant home in the 2000 block of E. Oliver St, suffering from wounds to her torso. She was taken to the hospital, where she was pronounced dead at 6:36 p.m. At the scene, firefighters arrived to rinse the blood from the sidewalk as a man and a toddler watched from the front steps of their nearby home.
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By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun | April 18, 2014
Two men were shot — one of them fatally — in separate incidents in Baltimore Thursday evening, police said. A man was killed in a shooting in the 1600 block of Wolfe St. in East Baltimore's Broadway East neighborhood around 7:30 p.m. The victim, identified as William Douglass Treadwell, 42, was pronounced dead at a hospital. Homicide detectives photographed evidence markers outside Wolfe Liquors at the corner of East Lanvale and Wolfe streets as neighbors looked on. Deanna Gibson said she was on her front porch on East Lanvale Street when saw three men she recognized from her neighborhood running up Wolfe Street.
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