COLUMBIA, Md. — Howard County Police have doubled the reward to up to $10,000 for information in October 4 Columbia homicide.
At 2:37 p.m., officers were called to the 9600 block of Basket Ring Road for a report that a subject had been shot outside a residence. 23-year-old Juan Michael Ross, of Jessup, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Detectives are still looking into the possibility the incident may have been drug-related, and whether the involved parties were familiar with one another.
The investigation is ongoing, so anyone with information should contact police at 410-313-STOP or HCPDcrimetips@howardcountymd.gov.