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Baltimore County Police arrest two in Sunday’s shooting death of Randallstown man

Baltimore County Police arrest two in Sunday’s shooting death of Randallstown man
Cory Dwayne Fennell, left, and Markus Haggins, right, are charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Derrick Laurence Towe-Williams on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2019, in Randallstown. - Original Credit: Courtesy Baltimore County Police (HANDOUT)

Baltimore County Police said Friday that two men have been charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of Derrick Laurence Towe-Williams on Shenton Road in Randallstown Sunday.

The two Baltimore City men charged Wednesday — Cory Dwayne Fennell, 21, of the 4800 block of Truesdale Avenue, and Markus Haggins, 26 of the 2800 block of Forest Glen Road — are being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center. Both had bail review hearings Friday.

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Officers responded to the 3900 block of Shenton Road at 11:19 a.m. Sunday for an assault call. When they arrived, officers found Towe-Williams, 27, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said they believed Towe-Williams, who lived in the 3900 block of Shenton Road, was targeted during an apparent drug transaction.

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