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Baltimore County Police arrested and charged a man for a April double shooting and homicide in Essex

Posted at 2:32 PM, May 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-31 14:39:57-04

ESSEX, Md. — Baltimore County Police arrested and charged a man in connection to an April double shooting, that later resulted to a homicide.

Detectives said the investigation led to 30-year-old Antonio Jay Dorsey, as the person responsible for a double shooting.

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Last month, officers responded to the 1100 block of Tace Drive, where they found two shooting victims. Police later ruled one, 27-year-old Jessica Holly Diotte, as a homicide.

Dorsey has been charged with first-degree murder, attempted first-degree murder, a felon in possession of a firearm, and possession of a controlled dangerous substance with the intent to distribute.

He is being held at the Baltimore County Department of Corrections on a denied bond status.