Suspect in shooting near hospital dies

Posted at 5:26 PM, May 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-19 18:12:22-04

The suspect in a shooting that occurred near Franklin Square Hospital Tuesday has died. 

Erwin J. Acree, 29, died from injuries sustained when he shot himself in a barricade in the unit block of North Woodington in Baltimore City Wednesday. 

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Acree was accused of shooting his ex-girlfriend Tuesday night. When police identified him as the suspect and located him, Acree refused to come out, creating a barricade situation. He later shot himself and was transported to R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. 

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