Volunteer firefighter victim of city homicide

Posted at 10:51 AM, Dec 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-04 17:24:51-05

A 31-year-old man who was found fatally shot in Fells Point on November 30th has been identified as Jon Hickey, a Baltimore County volunteer firefighter.

Baltimore Police say officers were called to a home in the 1800 block of E. Pratt St to check the well-being of a person. When they arrived, they found the 31-year-old with a gunshot wound to the head.

Medics on the scene pronounced him deceased. After an autopsy was done, police determined it to be a homicide.

The Reisterstown Volunteer Fire Company posted the following statement on their Facebook page:

Anyone with information regarding this murder is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100, call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP, or text a tip to (443) 902-4824.