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'He was the best of Baltimore': Morgan State student and choir tenor is killed in shooting Wednesday

'He was the best of Baltimore': Morgan State student and choir tenor is killed in shooting Wednesday

A 21-year-old student and member of the Morgan State University choir was shot to death after leaving a friend’s house in Northeast Baltimore where he was doing homework Wednesday night.

Kevon Dix was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds in the 3400 block of Mary Avenue in the Glenham-Belhar neighborhood, police said Thursday. Officers were originally called for a report of a shooting at 10:23 p.m., and Dix was pronounced dead at the scene.

Dix’s mother, Annette, said her son was leaving a friend’s house, getting in his car to drive home when he was killed.

“They may have thought that he was somebody else,” she said. “They didn’t take anything; they just took his...

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