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Popular dirt bike rider hurt in Northwest Baltimore drive-by shooting

Popular dirt bike rider hurt in Northwest Baltimore drive-by shooting

A popular Baltimore dirt bike rider was seriously injured but expected to survive after a drive-by shooting in Northwest Baltimore.

Poilce said a 20-year-old man was sitting in a vehicle at about 10:45 a.m. Friday in the 2300 block of Anoka Avenue, when another vehicle pulled up and occupants began shooting at him. The victim was struck, got out of the vehicle and ran for safety, police said.

A source confirmed that the victim was Pachino "Chino" Braxton, well-known in the city's illegal dirtbike scene.

He gained rare crossover appeal, transitioning into motorcross events, and was signed to rapper Meek Mill's "Dream Chasers" label as well as an...

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