“Arrest Made in Baltimore Block Party Shooting; Two Dead, Victims Identified”

By | August 18, 2023



An arrest has been made in connection with a deadly shooting at a block party in Baltimore, Maryland. Tristan Brian Jackson, 18, was arrested and charged with multiple counts, including conspiracy to commit first-degree murder. The shooting left two dead and 28 others injured. The investigation is ongoing. shooting-officials-announce-2nd-arrest-shooting-that-left-2-dead-28-injured-july/KO2Q36D6WNF7ZOMQU2YY7GLR3Q/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Jessica Goodman, Cox Media Group National Content Desk reported

An arrest has been made in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred at a block party in Baltimore, Maryland in early July. Baltimore Police Department’s Acting Commissioner Richard Worley, along with Mayor Brandon M. Scott and Maryland State’s Attorney Ivan Bates, announced the arrest in a news release. The suspect, Tristan Brian Jackson, 18, is believed to have shot multiple individuals in the 800 block of 8th Street. Jackson is facing charges including conspiracy to commit first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder, as well as 41 other related charges. The specific details leading to Jackson’s arrest have not been disclosed. The shooting resulted in the deaths of two individuals, identified as Aaliyah Gonzalez, 18, and Kylis Fagbemi, 20. Worley commended the efforts of the Baltimore Police Department, homicide detectives, law enforcement partners, and community collaborators in their relentless pursuit of justice. Mayor Scott expressed condolences to the victims and their families, emphasizing the city’s commitment to accountability and community support. This marks the second arrest in connection with the incident, with a 17-year-old previously apprehended and charged with firearm possession, assault weapon possession, reckless endangerment, and handgun possession in a vehicle. The minor’s identity has not been released..