Teen shot in the head, killed in Baltimore

BALTIMORE, MD – An 18-year-old male has been shot dead in Baltimore, a victim of gun violence which has been on the rise in the city this year.

On July 6, 2021, at approximately 6:56 a.m., Southern District officers were dispatched to the 2100 block of West Pratt Street for a shooting investigation.

Once at the location, officers located an 18-year-old male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Medics transported the victim to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased shortly after.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Baltimore Police Department Homicide detectives, at 410-396-2100.

Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP. You can also submit an anonymous online text tip to Metro Crime Stoppers by visiting the MCS website.

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