Man fatally shot in East Baltimore

A man was fatally shot Monday afternoon in the Ellwood Park neighborhood of East Baltimore, police said. 

The victim's clothing, including his shoes and other items, could be seen on the sidewalk in the 500 block of N. Decker Ave. as school children, still wearing their backpacks, looked on. 

Police did not immediately identify the victim, but said he was a 25-year-old who court records show lived in the block. The shooting was reported at about 2 p.m., police said.

Anyone with information was asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.

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