BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 22-year-old man was arrested Wednesday in connection with a deadly April shooting in West Baltimore, authorities said.
Tavon Jamal Green was taken into custody on murder and gun charges in the shooting death of 22-year-old Joshua Whittington, Baltimore Police said.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Tornado Warning Issued For Anne Arundel County
Whittington was found shot multiple times shortly after midnight April 2 in the 1300 block of West Baltimore Street. He died of his injuries five days later.READ MORE: State Reveals New Home Loan Products To Help Marylanders Buy New Homes
Based on a preliminary investigation, detectives determined that Whittington was involved in a dispute with someone before he was shot, police said.
Court records show a warrant was issued May 15 for Green’s arrest. Police said that warrant was served Wednesday.MORE NEWS: Pasadena Woman, 63, Dies After Hit-And-Run Boating Crash On Magothy River
Green is charged with first- and second-degree murder and a list of firearm offenses related to the shooting, court records show.