August 26, 2013
Fifteen-year-old Deshaun Jones had spent much of the summer hanging out in the neighborhood where he died last weekend, gunned down as he sat on a porch just before his first day at Frederick Douglass High School. The teen was among seven people shot in a single incident Saturday in Franklin Square. On Monday, when he was to have begun his freshman year, red, white and blue balloons were left at the shooting scene, along with a stuffed toy animal. The other victims — all adults — are expected to survive.
February 27, 2011
ADELPHI, Md. (AP) — Prince George's County police say they are investigating a fatal shooting in an Adelphi apartment building. Police say an adult male was found shot shortly before 11 p.m. Saturday in a hallway in the apartment building in the 7400 block of 18th Ave. Cpl. Mike Rodriguez, a police spokesman, said the man was suffering from a gunshot wound, but he did not know if he was pronounced deat at the scene or later at a...
September 16, 2010
A doctor is in critical condition after being shot on the eighth floor of a Johns Hopkins Hospital building, police say, and the shooter has barricaded himself in a room on the same floor. Portions of the Nelson Building, a thoracic center on its sprawling East Baltimore campus, have been placed on lockdown and other sections have been evacuated. Police have shut down numerous roads in the area of Broadway, East Monument and North Wolfe streets. South of Monument and Wolfe was sealed off with trucks, cars and tape.
June 15, 2010
How can anyone, including Officer Gahiji A. Tshamba's lawyer, say that the officer did what he had to do in the defense of his girlfriend? The only defense the lawyer could have would be to say the officer went insane, especially because the witnesses are saying the Marine, Tyrone Brown, wasn't lunging at the officer but had his hands up. Did this officer go through counseling through the police academy after the other shooting he was supposedly...
March 29, 2012
Harford County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting in Edgewood late Wednesday evening. Deputies responded to Edgewater Drive at Fisherman's Lane in Edgewater Village around 10:15 p.m. and found a 22-year-old man lying on the ground, according to a news release from the Harford County Sheriff's Office. Tarez Kwame Williams had been shot in the leg and was taken by ambulance to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center in Baltimore, according to the sheriff's office. He has since been released, from the hospital.
December 26, 2010
Baltimore police were investigating a second shooting in a Southwest Baltimore neighborhood today, after a man was found shot in the leg just blocks from where another man was shot early Sunday morning. The shooting took place on Pulaski and Hollins streets around 1 p.m., according to Det. Jeremy Silbert, a spokesman for the Baltimore police. At 8 a.m., officers responded to Pulaski and Boyd streets, where a 20-year-old man was found shot multiple times. No further details about the shootings were available, but Silbert said officers were investigating whether the two were related.