Holeman was shot in the groin outside his grandmother's home in the 4000 block of Pinkney Road in Northwest Baltimore on Oct. 27, 2015, police said. The recent Woodlawn High School graduate was 21.
Police reclassified their killings in 2016, Silbert said. The Baltimore Sun learned of the change this week.
By another measure, 2017 has been deadlier than 1993. The homicide rate this year is 55.8 per 100,000 people. In 1993, when the city had 10 more homicides but 100,000 more residents, the rate was 48.8 per 100,000 people.