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Keyword: child shot

UPDATE (August 25, 2020 11:44 a.m.):

Two arrests have been made in the shooting of a 6-year-old boy in Rosedale Sunday morning.

Officers responded to the unit block of Capella Court around 7 a.m. when the boy suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his lower body as he slept in his bed. Detectives determined that the gunshot came from the townhome next door when a woman fired a handgun into the wall while attempting to unload the weapon, belonging to her boyfriend. 

Deyonna Nykeima Charles (29) of the unit block of Capella Court, 21237 is charged with second degree assault, reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in a metropolitan area. She was released on her own recognizance following a bail review hearing today.

Corey Jarard Nash (28) of the 2300 block of Jefferson Street, 21205 is charged with possessing a firearm after a felony conviction, illegal possession of a regulated firearm, and illegal possession of ammunition. He remains held without bond at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

Original Release (August 23, 2020 10:26 a.m.):

Police Investigate Shooting in Rosedale this Morning

Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting in Rosedale this morning.

On August 23 at 7 a.m., police responded to the unit block of Capella Court, 21237 for a call of a shooting. Responding officers found a victim that sustained an injury to the lower body and was transported to a local hospital.

Detectives from the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit are continuing to investigate this incident and ask anyone who may have additional information to call 410-307-2020.

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Detectives from the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit are investigating a shooting that injured a 4-year-old boy this afternoon.

The shooting happened inside a home in the unit block of Cartwright Court in Rosedale around 2 p.m. The child was struck at least once in the lower portion of his body and was taken to an area hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive his wounds. 

Police have confirmed that two adults were home at the time of the shooting. Now detectives are tasked with determining the circumstances surrounding the shooting. 

Revised June 27, 2017