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Man arrested and charged in connection to August homicide

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Posted at 1:38 PM, Sep 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-02 13:38:49-04

BALTIMORE — A 21-year-old is being charged with first degree murder for an August homicide.

On August 6, Western District officers were dispatched to 2400 block of Etting Street to investigate a reported shooting.

Officers responded to the location and found 31-year-old Yohannes Carr suffering from gunshot wounds. Medics responded to the location and pronounced Carr dead at the scene.

Through the course of their investigation, Homicide detectives identified the suspect and obtained an arrest warrant for 21-year-old John Brown.

On August 14, Warrant Apprehension Task Force detectives arrested John Brown for 1st Degree Murder.

Brown is currently being held at the Central Booking Intake Facility and was denied bail.

If you know of someone wanted on a warrant contact Warrant Apprehension Task-Force detectives at 410-637-8979 or simply dial 911.

Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.