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BPD: Car crash leads to double shooting, suspect in custody

20 arrested during warrant initiative by BPD
James Wilkes
Posted at 11:42 AM, Sep 21, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-21 11:44:38-04

BALTIMORE — A 50-year-old man is in custody, accused of shooting two men following a September 19 car crash in Baltimore.

It happened in the 1700 block of Druid Hill Avenue.

Police say the victims and the alleged gunman, James Wilkes, were involved in a collision which led to an argument and ultimately shots being fired.

Wilkes now faces two counts of attempted first degree murder. The victims are expected to survive.