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Baltimore Police arrested a man they say shot a 26-year man on Cecil Ave

Posted at 8:37 AM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 09:25:44-04

BALTIMORE — Police have arrested a suspect in connection to a shooting in East Baltimore Sunday evening.

Officials said 41-year-old Laquan Jones-Hillman was arrested for shooting a 26-year-old victim.

At 6:33 a.m., a 26-year-old man walked into Union Memorial Hospital, suffering from a gunshot wound to his back. Officers responded to the 2200 block of Cecil Avenue, after receiving calls of a shooting. At the location, they were unable to find a victim until calls were dispatched about a walk-in shooting victim.

Police said witnesses led them to Jones-Hillman, who lives in the 2200 block of Cecil Avenue.

Jones-Hillman has been charged with first and second-degree attempted murder and is now at Central Booking waiting to see a court commissioner.