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21-Year-Old Charged With Attempted Murder In NE Baltimore

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 21-year-old man has been charged with attempted murder for a shooting in NE Baltimore earlier this week, police say.

Following a dispute, on June 18, at around 2:45 p.m., a 17-year-old male was shot in the shoulder in the 5300 block of Sinclair Lane.

Drashawn Alexander, of the 5000 block of Truesdale Avenue was arrested and charged with first-degree murder a day later, in connection with the case, police said.

Courtesy: Baltimore Police

The victim is expected to make a full recovery. Alexander was taken to Central Booking where he is on a no-bail status.

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