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Baltimore Ravens LB Jaylon Ferguson Died Of Toxic Drug Cocktail, Autopsy Finds

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Medical examiners have determined that Baltimore Ravens linebacker Jaylon Ferguson died after overdosing on a cocktail of fentanyl and cocaine, authorities confirmed Friday. An autopsy found that the 26-year-old Ferguson’s death was caused by the combined effects of the drugs, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner told WJZ. The manner of death was ruled accidental. News of the autopsy’s findings was first reported by The Baltimore Banner. Officers found Ferguson at a home in the 400 block of Ilchester Avenue around 11:25 p.m. on June 21. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. In three seasons with the Ravens, Ferguson played 38 games, 10 of them starts, recording 67 combined tackles and 4 1/2 sacks. Following his death, the team released a series of statements from head coach John Harbaugh and multiple players recalling how Ferguson was an engaging presence in the locker room, known for his smile and positive attitude. Harbaugh described the 26-year-old as a “good-hearted, gentle person who loved his family and his team” and said he was a joy to be around.
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Decomposed body found in trash bag in East Baltimore

On June 28 around 3:40 p.m., Eastern District patrol officers were dispatched to the 800 block of Showell Court to investigate a DOA. When officers arrived at the location, officers located decomposed human remains inside a trash bag in the rear yard. The cause of death has been ruled a...
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23-year-old arrested and charged with attempted murder

BALTIMORE (WBFF) — The Baltimore Police Department arrested a man in connection to a Southwest Baltimore shooting. 23-year-old Dreshawn Scott was arrested in connection to the shooting of a 31-year-old man near Frederick Avenue on June 15, 2022. At the time of the incident, the victim was taken to...
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Stevenson on Strategy Against Tank: 'Just Don't Get Knocked Out…Someone Like Me, I'll Be Good'

Shakur Stevenson already knows the manner in which he can hang a victory over Gervonta Davis should the two ever meet in the ring. Stevenson, the recently unified 130-pound champion from Newark, New Jersey, was ringside for Davis’ sixth-round stoppage of Rolando Romero in their WBA lightweight title fight back in May at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Following the win, the southpaw Stevenson offered a straightforward strategy of how to defuse the Baltimore puncher.
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Man, 44, Killed In West Baltimore Shooting, Police Say

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 44-year-old man died early Friday morning after he was found shot multiple times in West Baltimore, authorities said. Patrol officers investigating a possible hit-and-run crash in the 500 block of North Payson Street shortly after midnight found the man with several gunshot wounds, Baltimore Police said. He was taken to a hospital but did not survive. No information about a possible suspect or motive was immediately released. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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Man Found Fatally Shot Inside Car In North Baltimore, Police Say

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Homicide detectives are investigating the shooting death of a man who was found inside a car Thursday in northern Baltimore, authorities said. Shortly after 11 a.m., patrol officers were called to a shooting in the 2900 block of Thorndale Avenue, where they found the man shot multiple times inside a vehicle, Baltimore Police said. He died at the scene. No information about a possible suspect or motive was immediately released. Anyone with information about this case is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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12-year-old boy found dead in pool at Pennsylvania summer camp

NEW FREEDOM, Pa. — A missing 12-year-old boy at a York County camp has been found dead. The Southern Regional Police chief and the York County Coroner’s Office both confirmed the death. The coroner said the 12-year-old was found just before 2 a.m. Thursday in the pool at...
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State Investigators Release Body Camera Footage From Fatal Essex Police Shooting

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Maryland Attorney General’s Office on Thursday released body camera footage from a Baltimore County Police shooting in which an armed suspect was killed in Essex last May. Ralph Picarello III, 39, was shot and killed by police after he had picked up two knives and “moved quickly towards officers” after being instructed to drop the blades, according to the Office of the Attorney General. Established in response to 2021 police reforms, the attorney general’s Independent Investigations Division is tasked with investigating all civilian deaths at the hands of law enforcement. The division will try to release the footage...
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Mets among teams interested in Orioles’ Trey Mancini

The Mets are among teams to check in on Trey Mancini, whose market is heating up. Buck Showalter knows him from Baltimore. We suggested here they could use a hitter; Andrew Benintendi or Josh Bell also would fit. Taijaun Walker improved thanks to increased depth on his splitter, via Carlos Carrasco’s tutelage. Walker said he tried the grip last year, and couldn’t do it. But this year it’s worked wonders. Pete Alonso said that, if selected to the All-Star team, he will “strongly consider” doing the Home Run Derby again. “It’s a fun event.” Luis Guillorme should win a Gold Glove, Chris Bassitt...
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Morning Briefing: Mets Seeking Offensive Help

Jon Heyman of the New York Post reports that Mets GM Billy Eppler has checked in on Baltimore Orioles first baseman and designated hitter Trey Mancini. For more on this story, check out our report on the possible trade to upgrade the designated hitter spot. Now onto the morning briefing!
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