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UPDATE (July 26, 2016  7:44 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police have charged a suspect in connection with a Sunday morning shooting in Dundalk that left a man deceased.

Anthony Fortune (23) of the 7500 block of Lange Street 21224 has been charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday morning, police responded to the Unit block of Center Place 21222 for a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 20-year-old Tavon Guy suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. He was transported to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he died.

The investigation into the incident has indicated that Guy and Fortune had been involved in an argument. During the argument, Fortune assaulted Guy and then shot him at least once.

This incident remains under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit.

Booking Photograph of Anthony Fortune

Original release (July 24, 2016  11:38 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating a homicide in the Dundalk area. Just before 1:30 a.m., police were called to the unit-block of Center Place in Dundalk for a shooting. According to witnesses, a gunshot was heard and then the victim ran from behind a near-by building. The man collapsed from his injuries. The victim was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified at Tayvon Guy, 20, of the 3100-block of Ardee Way, 21222. Mr. Guy suffered at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. An autopsy will be performed by the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

Police do not have any additional details at this time. If anyone has any information about this murder, please call the Baltimore County Police at (410) 307-2020. 

On June 27 at 2:17 p.m., Baltimore County Fire Department personnel responded to a fire at 3 Ketch Cay Court in Dundalk.

Firefighters from the Bowleys Quarters Volunteer Fire Department were first to respond and were told that fire was coming from the deck of the rowhome. Before they arrived at the scene, they could see smoke and fire coming from the rowhome. Fire spread to the siding, then to a second home and eventually a third home. A second alarm was called at 2:35 p.m.

The fire was declared under control at 2:50 p.m.

No civilians were hurt. One firefighter was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The fire is under investigation.

Photo of fire debris at home on Ketch Cay Court.

A 19-year-old Dundalk man was killed yesterday in an industrial accident at a Sparrows Point metals processing company. The victim is Colin Richard Kelley of the 7500 block of Old Battle Grove Rd., 21222.

Baltimore County Fire and EMS crews responded at about 2:30 p.m. to Maryland Metals Processing, Inc. in the 4400 block of North Point Boulevard for a report of an industrial accident. EMS officials immediately pronounced the victim deceased.

Kelley was working with a machine that rolls steel -- the "coil polish machine" -- when he became entangled in a stainless steel coil, pulled into the machine and crushed. He had been employed at Maryland Metals Processing for about a month.

No foul play was involved in this incident, Baltimore County Police have confirmed.

Maryland Occupational Safety and Health responded to the scene and will investigate the accident.


Revised June 28, 2016