Police ID Reisterstown Teen Shooting Victim, Announce Suspect Arrest

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police have identified the man who died after being shot on Caraway Road in Reisterstown Sunday night as 18-year-old Sardor Fayziev, and have announced the arrest of a 20-year-old suspect.

Police were called to the area just after 8:30 p.m. October 2. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Fayziev sitting in the driver seat of a car suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. He was transported to the R Adams Cowley shock Trauma Center where he died the next day.

Investigators say Fayziev and two other people had arrived at the scene in a car when two suspects approached, opened the rear doors and began to assault the passenger in the back seat.

During the assault, a shot was fired that struck Fayziev in the upper body. The two suspects then got into a car driven by a third suspect and left the scene.

Detectives identified 20-year-old Brayhant Leonel Sosa-Gonzalez of the 100 block of Brookebury Drive as one of the suspects. He was taken into custody Monday afternoon and charged with first-degree murder and first-degree assault. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

This incident remains under active investigation by the Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit. Detectives believe that this was a targeted crime and are continuing to work to identify the other two suspects.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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