BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 22-year-old man was arrested over the weekend in a November assault in Baltimore that led to a man’s death, city police said Monday night.
Police arrested Alante Batson in the 4100 block of Patterson Avenue on Saturday. Batson was wanted in the deadly assault of 40-year-old Dionte Green on November 25.READ MORE: Adult Entertainment Resumes In Baltimore Friday Afternoon After City Agrees To Lift COVID Restriction
Green died on December 2, a week after the assault, police said. Earlier this month, his death was determined to have been caused by complications of blunt force trauma from the assault.READ MORE: 'We Cannot Accept This': Teens Shot In Baltimore Thursday Still In Hospital, One In Grave Condition; Police Following Leads
Homicide detectives quickly identified Batson as the suspect, police said.
Batson is behind held without bail on a first-degree murder charge.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott To Hold COVID-19 News Conference