Man fatally shot in the head in E. Baltimore

A 49-year-old man was killed after he was shot in the head Thursday evening in East Baltimore, police said.

Antonio Stokes was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the head at around 5:20 p.m. in the 1500 block of East Biddle Street, police said. Stokes, of the 3500 block of Shannon Drive, was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead two days later at 3:52 p.m.

Homicide detectives are continuing to investigate the incident.

Anyone with information may contact police at 410-396-2100.

Baltimore Sun reporter Nayana Davis contributed to this report.

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