Two Dead After Northwest District Shooting

Thank you for reading Baltimore Witness. Help us continue our mission into 2024.

Donate Now

On Feb. 16, at approximately 10:03 p.m., Baltimore Police Department officers responded to the 4000 block of Kathland Avenue to investigate a reported shooting. 

Upon arrival, officers located 69-year-old Rickey Cole, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the chest. A second victim, 45-year-old Darrian Williams was located inside a residence, suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the body. Both victims were transported to an area hospital for treatment. Despite medical efforts, the 69-year-old male victim was pronounced dead. The 45-year-old male is died from his injuries as well.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Baltimore Police Department Homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.

Those who wish to remain anonymous may utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-866-7LOCKUP. You may also submit an anonymous online text tip to Metro Crime Stoppers by visiting the MCS website.

Follow this case