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Baltimore woman killed in shooting was niece of Ceasefire organizer

Baltimore woman killed in shooting was niece of Ceasefire organizer

When Letrice Gant helped organize Baltimore’s peace movement Ceasefire, she didn’t know the devastating pain of a killing first-hand.

That changed Wednesday when Gant’s 21-year-old niece Kaylyn High was shot in the head on East 22nd Street near Guilford Avenue. Police say she was an unintended target of a 25-year-old man arguing with another person when he fired his weapon.

Gant, 44, of West Baltimore, said her niece’s death is too raw for her to talk about, but in the aftermath she knows one thing for sure: Her commitment to healing...

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