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Justin George

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Justin George joined the Sun in 2012. He grew up in Littleton, Colo., and attended Columbine High School before graduating from the University of Colorado. Before The Sun, he worked at the Tampa Bay Times, where he covered Hurricane Katrina and a sex abuse investigation into a group home.

Recent Articles

  • Three killed in multiple Baltimore County shootings over the weekend

    Three killed in multiple Baltimore County shootings over the weekend

    Three people were killed in a violent weekend in Baltimore County that included a double and triple shooting. The first fatal shooting occurred on Friday after 9 p.m., when Baltimore County officers responded to a reported shooting in the 7100 block of Rudisill Court in Windsor Mill. When they arrived,...

  • Man shoots customer inside popular Station North bookstore and coffee shop

    Man shoots customer inside popular Station North bookstore and coffee shop

    A man shot and seriously wounded a customer inside a popular Station North coffee shop and community meeting space Friday in a brazen crime that highlighted the violent start to the year. Baltimore police say a gunman, who was dressed in dark clothing and a hat and might have been wearing a mask,...

  • Mixed reaction to lack of funds for new Baltimore jail

    Mixed reaction to lack of funds for new Baltimore jail

    Defense attorneys in Baltimore say they often have to search among a cluster of state correctional buildings to find their clients. They have to whisper legal strategies to them because there's not enough private space. And access to inmates depends on the rules of the building they are visiting....

  • 26 killings in 25 days: Baltimore police search for solutions to year's lethal start

    26 killings in 25 days: Baltimore police search for solutions to year's lethal start

    As Baltimore struggles with a deadly start to the year, the mayor and police commissioner on Wednesday called on help from the community, other city agencies, prosecutors and even the president to help slow a pace of one homicide a day. Twenty-six people have been killed in the year's first 25...

  • Baltimore police investigate two fatal shootings Tuesday afternoon

    Baltimore police investigate two fatal shootings Tuesday afternoon

    Baltimore homicide detectives are investigating a double shooting in which one man was killed Tuesday afternoon in Northeastern Baltimore and another shooting nearly three hours later that killed a woman in East Baltimore. Crime tape wrapped more than half of the 3900 block of Kenyon Avenue in...

  • Hogan does not plan to rebuild Baltimore jail

    Hogan does not plan to rebuild Baltimore jail

    Gov. Larry Hogan does not plan to rebuild the notorious Baltimore City Detention Center, aides said Monday. The Republican governor shut down the state-run facility nearly two years ago, began demolition last year and included no money this year in his proposed budget to replace the Civil War-era...

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