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Suspect charged with first-degree murder in fatal shooting in Cockeysville on Wednesday, Baltimore County Police say

Baltimore County police arrested one person after responding to reports of a shooting at a Cockeysville apartment complex early Wednesday morning.

Detectives charged the man, who is with first-degree murder and use of a firearm in the commission of a crime of violence. The suspect is being held without bond at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

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Azayn Antrobus, 23, was found suffering from a gunshot wound around 6 a.m. and was later pronounced dead at the scene at the Dulaney Springs apartment complex on Queensbridge Court, police said.

Detectives believe the shooting was an isolated incident.

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Baltimore County Police investigate a fatal shooting scene on Queenbridge Court in Cockeysville Wednesday morning.

Sabrina Carter, who has lived at the apartment complex for three years, said she heard a gunshot just after 5 a.m. Ethan Brown, who also lives in the complex, said he woke up around 6:15 a.m. and saw police outside but did not hear a gunshot.

Baltimore County Police are also investigating a separate shooting Tuesday that injured a man in Owings Mills. Officers found the man around 9:05 p.m. at the unit block of Cue Court and took him to the hospital for treatment.

This story might be updated.


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