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Date: Jun 12, 2018

UPDATE (June 12, 2018 3:09 p.m.):

booking photo of Dominique Deangelo JonesDetectives from the Violent Crimes Unit have charged a suspect in the shooting of a man in Reisterstown Sunday night.

Dominique Deangelo Jones (26) of no fixed address is charged with various counts of attempted murder, assault, and associated firearms charges following a domestic related shooting in the 400 block of Shirley Manor Road Sunday night. Just before 9:30 p.m., Jones responded uninvited to a woman’s home in the area where he began a verbal altercation with the victim, who was already at the home. The argument escalated into violence when Jones produced a gun, shooting the victim, and then fleeing the location.

Jones is currently being held on denied bail status at the Baltimore County Detention Center following a bail review today.

Original Release (June 11, 2018 9:04 a.m.):

Baltimore County Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding a shooting in the 400 block of Shirley Manor Road, 21136 this morning.

Police were called to the scene around 9:30 p.m. last night after a verbal disturbance in front of the location turned violent when one of the men shot the other man, then fled the location. The victim, 37, was transported to an area hospital suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. He is expected to survive his injuries.

The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit is continuing their investigation into this crime.

UPDATE (June 12, 2018 1:48 p.m.):

Detectives have positively identified the man found dead behind a dumpster at Eastpoint Mall yesterday morning as Ronald Rek Killmon (51) with a last known address in the 8400 block of Kavanagh Road, 21222. The cause and manner of his death remain undetermined pending autopsy.

Original Release (June 11, 2018 4:07 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police are investigating after a body was found behind a dumpster at Eastpoint Mall this morning.

Police responded to the scene behind the Kool Smiles Dental Office at 7839 Eastern Avenue, 21224 around 8:46 a.m. for a call of a cardiac arrest when the body was discovered. Homicide detectives were called to the scene after the victim, an adult man, was found to have suffered some type of trauma to the upper body. The preliminary investigation indicates that the death may have been due to a non-criminal event that caused a fatal injury. The final determination as to cause and manner of death will be made following an autopsy at the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit will continue to investigate this incident.

Revised June 27, 2017