UPDATE (March 6, 2017 1:30 p.m.):
The suspect in last night’s homicide on Kirkwall Court has been identified as Devin Scott Vallade II, the victim’s 19-year-old son.
Father and son were involved in an argument that escalated when the suspect retrieved his father’s handgun and confronted him, shooting him once in the upper body. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene by Baltimore County Fire personnel.
Vallade was taken into custody at the scene and is charged with 1st and 2nd Degree Murder and is being held on a no-bail status.
Original Release (March 6, 2017 12:24 a.m.):
On March 5, 2017 just before 10 p.m., County police received a call for a shooting inside a house in the 8100-block of Kirkwall Court, 21286.
When officers arrived, they found the victim on the upper level of the house suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The victim has been identified as Devin Vallade, 46, of the 8100-block of Kirkwall Court, 21286.
The suspect was taken into custody at the scene.
More information will be provided after detectives file charges in this case.