BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police arrested four suspects recently in violent crimes, including the fatal shooting of a 16-year-old boy.
Commissioner Michael Harrison said closing these cases would have been impossible without the help of the public.READ MORE: Car Strikes Ambulance On Baltimore Beltway In Rosedale
“I am extremely proud of the work that our detectives continue to put into their investigations and holding violent offenders accountable. I am thankful to the many community members that have connected with officers and investigators in providing the vital information needed to close these cases,” said Harrison. “Together we will make Baltimore a safer and stronger city.”
Detectives arrested and charged two men in the fatal shooting of 16-year-old Jordan Daniel last week. Officers were called to the 6500 block of Frankford Avenue for a shooting on Sept. 29 around 4:59 a.m. There they found Daniel suffering from a gunshot wound, He later died at a hospital.
Joseph “Blue” Williams, 30, who lives in the 5200 block of Frankford Avenue, was arrested near his home on Oct. 4 around 3 p.m. Then 47-year-old George Fields of the 3200 block of Evergreen Road was arrested in the 4800 block of Belair Road without incident around 9:15 a.m. on Oct. 5.
Both suspects are being held without bail.READ MORE: Father-Son Duo Completes Grueling Kayak Journey Down The Chesapeake Bay
Police also made an arrest in two non-fatal shootings last week.
Officers were called to the 1600 block of North Monroe Street on Oct. 2 around 2 p.m. for a reported shooting. There they found a 42-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment. Police arrested 46-year-old on Oct. 6 and charged him with attempted first-degree murder and related gun charges.
Finally, police made an arrest in a shooting from back in July.
Officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of West Garrison Avenue to investigate a reported shooting on July 15 at 4:30 p.m. There they found a 39-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was taken to an area hospital for treatment.
Police arrested 28-year-old Cierra Blake in the 100 block of North Bond Street on Oct. 6 and she was charged with attempted first-degree murder and related gun charges.MORE NEWS: Amid Questions About ASPCA Spending, Maryland Group Stresses Its Independence
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of wanted individuals should contact Warrant Apprehension Task-Force detectives at 410-637-8970 or simply dial 911. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCK-UP.