MURDER COUNTDOWN FOR 2017
MURDER USA Man shot in head shows up at Broening Highway Fire House; Dead Man Was Alive When He Walked into Hospital
BALTIMORE, MD. – Was the victim playing Russian Roulette or Baltimore Bullets? Baltimore Police report that on December 7, 2017, at about 9:03 p.m., police were dispatched to the Fire Department Station house, located in the 1600 block of Broening Highway to investigate a reported shooting.
When officers arrived at the location they discovered a 29-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the hand.
Medics were summoned and transported the victim to an area hospital for treatment.
Citywide Shooting detectives responded to the scene and assumed control of the investigation. Detectives believe the incident may have occurred in the area near Cardiff Avenue and Broening Highway
Anyone with information is urged to contact the Baltimore Police Department Citywide Shooting detectives, at 410-396-2221.
Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
You can also submit a tip by downloading the Baltimore Police Department’s mobile APP to your smartphone.
# 324 Dead Man Was Alive When He Walked into Hospital
BALTIMORE, MD. – A man who was alive on arrival when he walked into an emergency room was soon switched to the morgue.
On December 7, 2017, at about 5:30 p.m., police were dispatched to an area hospital to investigate a walk-in shooting victim in need of treatment.
When officers arrived at the hospital they observed a 30-year-old male suffering from gunshot wounds.
Shortly after arriving, Good Samaritan Hospital personnel pronounced the victim dead.
Homicide detectives were called to the location and assumed control of the investigation. Detectives believe the shooting took place in the 5600 block of The Alameda.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.
Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips and video 443-902-4824.
Detectives close case of year old murder
with arrest of Travon Harrington
NOT HIS FIRST RODEO
BALTIMORE, MD. – Baltimore Police report that detectives tracked down an alleged killer who did the dirty deed twelve months ago, and have sent him to the slammer where he might stay until a lenient judge decides to let him have probation for his new job of changing bowling pins.
Police say that on November 3, 2016, 34-year-old Antonio Madeam of the 1600 block of Ruxton Avenue was fatally shot at a location in the 1800 block of Ruxton Avenue.
Homicide detectives investigated this murder for more than a year and was finally able to identify a suspect and obtain an arrest warrant.
On December 6, 2017, members of the Warrant Apprehension Task Force arrested 25-year-old Travon Harrington of 1907 Ramblewood Road in the 200 block of N. Eutaw Street, without incident.
Harrington was taken to Central Booking where he has been charged with 1st Degree Murder.
Travon Harrington is currently waiting to see a court commissioner.
Harrington faces an array of charges associated with the murder as well as an indictment handed down by the Baltimore County Circuit Court on Oct. 16, 2017, with two counts of dealing drugs. On Nov. 20, 2017, Harrington appeared in court, and in spite of his riches gained by allegedly dealing drugs, applied to have the free services of a public defender provided by the hapless taxpayers of Maryland.
Harrington entered a guilty plea to manslaughter on March 10, 2015, in a plea deal with Baltimore City States Attorney Marilyn Mosby. THE DEAL: 18 months in jail.