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Victim becomes conspirator in double shooting case
Victim becomes conspirator in double shooting case

For more than a year, Dacora Ross' former boyfriend Carlos Wheeler has been held in a Baltimore jail awaiting trial for a murder conspiracy that involved two shootings. He was also charged with assaulting Ross and later attempting to intimidate her as a witness. But last week, prosecutors took a new position on Ross' involvement. After taking additional evidence to a grand jury, they charged the 21-year-old nursing assistant at a Columbia senior care facility with being part of the conspiracy and intimidating a witness herself. When police attempted to take her into custody, Assistant State's Attorney Thiru Vignarajah said in court Thursday, she eluded officers after a...