Body found on elementary school grounds in city

Baltimore police are at Windsor Hills Elementary/Middle School in Northwest Baltimore after a body of a young man was discovered on the edge of school grounds Friday morning. The school has been closed for the day.

Anthony Guglielmi, a department spokesman, said the body if of a man 18 to 20 years old. It was found sometime between 7 and 7:30 a.m., before school opened for the day. Guglielmi did not know who made the discovery.

The school is located in the 4100 block of Alto Road, several blocks from the heavily wooded Leakin Park, and south of Lake Ashburton.

Guglielmi said that police on Thursday night received reports of gunfire in the area, but patrol officers couldn't locate anything. The spokesman said detectives were on the scene and confirmed the victim had been shot.


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