BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a deadly shooting last week in Southwest Baltimore, authorities said Tuesday.
Marcus Keith Owens was booked Friday into the Baltimore City Central Booking Intake Facility, where he remains in custody on a charge of first-degree murder, according to the Baltimore Police Department.READ MORE: Growing Number Of Covid Deaths Among Vaccinated In Maryland Linked to Diabetes; Hogan Pushes Booster Shots As State Prepares To Vaccinate Children
The murder charge stems from a shooting reported shortly before 2 a.m. Sept. 21 on Washington Boulevard near Harman Avenue, police said.
Officers answering that call found Kevin Kelly, 27, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.READ MORE: At Least 10 People Shot, 1 Killed, Over The Weekend In Baltimore
Kelly was taken to University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead by hospital staff.
Based on preliminary details, homicide detectives identified Owens as the shooting suspect and obtained a warrant for his arrest.MORE NEWS: 'It's Very Inappropriate': Cell Phone Video Captures Sex Act In Woodlawn High School Class
A search of online court records show Owens has a preliminary hearing set for Oct. 28.