On August 28, 2017, a shooting victim was discovered in the 100 block of South Highland Avenue at Mt. Pleasant Avenue. The victim was later identified as 27-year-old Carlos Jones of the 2600 block of Springhill Avenue. Baltimore Police have confirmed that Jones has now passed away. The 27-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the John Hopkins Bayview Hospital on August 30, 2017.
Homicide detectives are working actively to identify a suspect or suspects and a potential motive in the case.
On August 28, 2017, police responded to a shooting near the 3400 block of Mount Pleasant Avenue. After arriving at the scene, officers discovered an adult male with gunshot wounds. Medics rushed the victim to the hospital for treatment. Homicide detectives immediately got involved, due to the victim’s condition.