Baltimore police identify man found decomposing in Cold Springs neighborhood

Baltimore police were tipped off Thursday by a citizen who discovered a dead man’s body “in a state of decomposition” in the city’s Cold Springs neighborhood, authorities said.

Officers found the man’s body at 8:05 a.m. in the 4800 block of Tamarind Road in north Baltimore. On Friday, police identified the victim as Kenyon Condrey, 20, from the Edgecomb neighborhood ,who police said went missing Sunday. Condrey’s body was found a mile north of where he was last seen.


Police said the body showed gunshot wounds to the torso. An an autopsy is planned.

On Friday, police said two men were shot in the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue in West Baltimore. One man was shot in his stomach; the other, in his leg shortly after 5 p.m. Both were conscious and breathing when hospitalized.

Also Friday, police released the names of several homicide victims from the past two weeks.

» Sheraton Mcelwee, 47, was killed in the 1300 block of Homewood Ave. on June 25.

» Jordan Taylor, 26, was killed on the 5100 block of Harford Road on July 2.

» Wayne Johnson, 23, was killed on the 3900 block of Ridgewood Ave. on July 3.

» Yasmine Wilson, 20, was killed on the 400 block of N. Rose St. on July 3.

Baltimore Sun reporter Tim Prudente contributed to this article.

Northern District Homicide Investigation On July 4, 2019 at approximately 8:05 a.m., officers responded to the 4800...

Posted by Baltimore Police Department on Thursday, July 4, 2019