Man killed on Pennsylvania Avenue in Baltimore

A man was shot and killed on Pennsylvania Avenue in Baltimore.

A 30-year-old man was killed in a shooting in the Upton neighborhood of Baltimore on Tuesday, police said.

The killing would be the 54th this year in Baltimore.

The victim, later identified as 31-year-old Laron Griffin, was found around 4:10 p.m. in the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Avenue. He was taken to a hospital, where he died.

Police had no more details on the circumstances.

Homicide detectives ask that anyone with information to call 410-396-2100, text a tip to 443-902-4824, or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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