A 31-year-old man who was sentenced to 20 years in prison in Baltimore after he pleaded guilty to possessing 5.9 grams of marijuana won an appeal Wednesday invalidating the plea — raising the possibility that he will be released.
May has become Baltimore's deadliest month in more than four decades with more than 100 shootings and more than 40 homicides. Read coverage from many of those killings and shootings here.
Baltimore police are investigating three separate shootings in the city, including one in which a minor was injured.
Two men were shot in separate incidents in Baltimore Sunday, police said.
A fire in an vacant dwelling on Monroe Street has blocked the street between Wilkens and Ohio avenues, according to the Baltimore Office of Emergency Management.
An Owings Mills man was convicted on drug and weapon charges after federal authorities said he was selling cocaine and heroin in Harford County, prosectors said Wednesday.
Police are investigating the killing of a 77-year-old Jefferson woman, who died shortly after she was found lying injured in the front yard of her home near Frederick Monday, authorities said.
In an effort to reduce violent crime, Baltimore officials and Metro Crime Stoppers are giving $500 rewards for tips that lead to illegal gun forfeitures.