Baltimore’s 200th Homicide Victim Identified By Police

A victim involved in a fatal shooting in the 1200 block of Greenmount Avenue has been identified by Baltimore Police.

Twenty-three-year-old Donnell Pierce suffered a fatal gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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Woman Killed In Afternoon Crash In Druid Heights

Baltimore police said a woman was fatally injured in a car crash on Thursday afternoon in Druid Heights.

Around 2 p.m., police was in the 400 block of Gold Street when they attempted to stop a minivan for a minor traffic violation. Instead of stopping, the driver left the area.

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Maryland Man Sentenced To House Arrest For 2015 Boat Crash That Injured 5, Killed Two Others

A 57-year-old man was sentenced Tuesday to house arrest for a boat crash that left five people injured and killed two others on July 26, 2015. Timothy Jay Wilson was cruising from one bar to the next in the Baltimore area, according to court records.

Maryland Department of Natural Resources Police said Wilson was sentenced to 12 years in prison, with all but 18 months of home confinement suspended. He was convicted on one count of causing life-threatening injuries and two counts of negligent manslaughter in a boat while under the influence.

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Masked Men Abduct 71-Year-Old Man In U-Haul In West Baltimore

Baltimore police are investigating abduction that took place in West Baltimore. Three masked men abducted a 71-year-old man, forcing him into the back of a U-Haul truck. The suspects drove the man around town, before he was able to make an escape.

Around 8:15 p.m. Wednesday night, police were flagged down by bystanders who said “an older man was taken out of his vehicle and forced into a U-Haul truck by masked men,” police spokesman T.J. Smith said.

Police made aware of the incident initiated an extensive search, Smith said.

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Double Shooting In Baltimore County Left One Injured, One Dead

Baltimore County police are investigating a double shooting that left one man dead and another injured on Wednesday.

According to the department, a planned meeting turned into a shootout between two men. The incident took place on Kent Avenue in Catonsville.

Police officers located one of the men in the 1100 block of Lisadale Circle around 3 p.m. The 17-year-old had been shot and was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His condition is not known at this time.

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University Of Maryland And Flying Dog Brewery Partner To Study Maryland-Grown Hops

Most of the hops utilized in American-made craft beers originate from the Pacific Northwest Region. These flowers provide the craft beers with aroma, stability and flavor unique to each brand.

Scientists at the University of Maryland question whether Maryland could be a fertile region for hops, which is why they have partnered with the Flying Dog Brewery in Frederick.

The institute’s Agriculture and Natural Resources department and brewery will conduct a clinical trial that will focus on hops grown in Maryland.

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Sascha’s 527 Café Will Shutter Its Doors For The Last Time Next Week

Sascha’s 527 Café announces plans to close at the end of the service on August 4.

After selling her catering business to Mallory Staley, Sascha Wolhandler put the building at 527 North Charles Street on the market. Sascha’s Catering operated out of the building, along with The Elephant, in which Mallory Staley is a partner.

She said the decision to close the café and sell the building was made in the last year. The name of the buyer was not revealed, but the building is under contract.

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Baltimore Police Announce Arrest Of Man For The Death Of A 59-Year-Old Killed In Vacant House Fire

Baltimore police announce the arrest of a suspect in a June 4 house fire that killed a 59-year-old man. The man was living in the vacant house when it was set on fire on fire.

When firefighters arrived to the 319 West 27th Street to put out a house, they discovered an unconscious man, who was later identified as Daniel Brewer. The man was transported to an area hospital, where he later pronounced dead.

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Man Injured In Shooting In Lock Raven, Shooting Victim Identified

A man found shot in Northeast Baltimore has prompted an investigation by the Baltimore Police Department.

Around 3:20 a.m. Wednesday, a man arrived at a local hospital seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to his shoulder and wrist, police said. The victim told police he was in the 1700 block of Sherwood Avenue in Loch Raven, when an unidentified suspect started firing shots at him.

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Man Assaulted In Federal Hill Fight On Saturday Has Died

Baltimore police said one of the men involved in a fight in Federal Hill on Saturday has died.

The man has been identified as Edralin Montebon, 34, of Baltimore.

Police said Montebon got into a physical altercation with acquaintances. The incident took place around 1:10 a.m. Saturday in the first block of East Cross Street. Police officers found the man unconscious and he was taken to a local hospital.

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