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Former Highlandtown businessman identified as victim in barber shop killing

Former Highlandtown businessman identified as victim in barber shop killing

A former Highlandtown businessman just out of federal prison was identified as the victim fatally shot by masked men in a neighborhood barbershop Monday evening.

Andreas Tamaris, 47, who police said had a last known address in Baltimore County, was in the His & Her Barbershop in the 3200 block of Eastern Avenue about 5 p.m. when he was shot. Police said they believe the shooting was targeted. Tamaris had been released from prison three days earlier.

A second man, a 20-year-old, was shot in the hand.

Outside the barber shop Tuesday morning, Acting Police Commissioner Darryl De Sousa was greeted by several residents who shook his hand and thanked him for the added...

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