Report: Suspect in Lor Scoota Murder Is Fatally Shot

BALTIMORE, Md. (WJZ)– A man who was considered a suspect in the murder of local rapper Lor Scoota, was fatally shot Monday afternoon, according to our media partner, the Baltimore Sun.

The victim Cortez Mitchell, 22, was fatally shot while driving a vehicle southbound on North Monroe Street around 4:45 p.m. Monday.

23-year-old Tyriece Watson, also known as Lor Scoota, was driving eastbound on Moravia Road at Harford Road on June 25 when he was fatally shot.

Related Story: Clues Sought In Killing of Rising Baltimore Rapper ‘Lor Scoota’

This story is developing.

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One Comment

  1. Gimpy says:

    Circular firing squad. Keep up the good work.

  2. Kathryn says:

    Aspiring rappers’ lives do not matter to most of us. The rapper had a long rap sheet including guns, violence & drugs and was blown away by same…who was blown away by same………….. Give them time and no more “aspiring rappers”! It’s a public service, folks! If you enjoy a life of guns, drugs and violence you are totally expendable & most honest law abiding actually employed people do not care about you and know aspiring rap singer is another name for a gun toting drug user and or dealer. The community needs to stop glorifying such individuals unless you want your kids to grow up like them and get blown away too.

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