BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 34-year-old man has been charged with murder in a fatal shooting that happened in West Baltimore in early April.
Karl Wallace is charged with first-degree murder and firearms-related charges in the death of 22-year-old Troy Gross.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Rain Showers Continue But Expect A Sunny Weekend
Officers responded the night of April 3 to the 2500 block of West Patapsco Avenue, where they found Gross shot multiple times. The victim was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.READ MORE: Traffic Advisory For US 50 East Before Bay Bridge
Police said homicide detectives interviewed witnesses and determined an argument between Wallace and Gross escalated into a shootout between the two of them.
An arrest warrant for Wallace was obtained April 6, and he was arrested Wednesday without incident, police said.MORE NEWS: Video Shows Squeegee Worker Assaulting A Driver At Busy Baltimore Intersection
Wallace is now in Central Booking waiting to see a court commissioner, police said.