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The Baltimore County Police Department Homicide Unit is investigating a shooting that left one man dead near Taylor Avenue in Parkville last night.

Police responded to a call for shots fired around 7:20 p.m. to find a man suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound lying in the roadway in the 7800 block of Beverly Avenue near Taylor Avenue. He was transported to a local hospital where he later died. He is identified as Diamonic Reyshann Acca-Jones (19) of the 7800 block of Beverly Avenue, 21234.

The suspect fled the area prior to police arrival.

Detectives from the Homicide Unit are continuing their investigation this afternoon to determine the motive for this shooting. Anyone who may have information about the suspect in this crime is asked to call police at 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting on Vanderwood Road last night that resulted in the death of a 46-year-old man.

Police and medics were sent to the 900 block of Vanderwood Road in Catonsville after receiving 9-1-1 calls for an unconscious man lying in the street around 8 p.m. The man, identified as Idrissa Derme (46) of the 1900 block of Mosher Street, 21217, was pronounced deceased at the scene. The preliminary investigation indicates that Mr. Derme suffered at least one gunshot wound while he was delivering a food order for a local carry-out restaurant to an address on Vanderwood Road. Detectives believe that robbery was the motive for the shooting.

Police are asking anyone who may have seen anything unusual or heard gunshots fired to contact police by calling 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

UPDATE (October 7, 2018 6:25 p.m.):

The victim from this morning's homicide on Queen Anne Street is identified as 26-year-old Andy Lymonne Jackson Connely of the unit block of Lincoln Avenue in Catonsville, 21228.

Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit detectives are continuing their investigation into this crime this evening.

Original Release (October 7, 2018 2:48 p.m.):

Baltimore County Police detectives are investigating a homicide in Woodlawn just after 6 a.m. this morning.

Police believe the victim, an adult man, was shot at least once in the upper body during an altercation in front of a home in the 5900 block of Queen Anne Street, then ran from the scene, collapsing in the driveway of a home in the 1100 block of Ingleside Avenue. He was pronounced deceased at that scene. The suspect also fled before police arrival.

Detectives are continuing to investigate the circumstances surrounding the shooting and are asking anyone who may have information to contact the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit by calling 410-307-2020.

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017