The 21-year-old man Baltimore officials had called a suspect in the killing of 3-year-old McKenzie Elliott was released from jail Wednesday after two months without being charged in the fatal shooting.
Asked whether the man is still considered a person of interest in the case, the Baltimore Police Department released a statement saying the investigation "has shifted."
"We have substantial leads that we are continuing to follow," the statement read. Officials declined to elaborate.
McKenzie was struck by a stray bullet while standing on a porch in Waverly on Aug. 1. Two other people were shot and survived. The incident shook the community, and...