Police Charge Teen With Homicide in High School Shooting

On Sept. 2, officers with the Baltimore Police Department arrested a 17-year-old male, charging him with first-degree murder.

According to a press release, the teen was arrested after 17-year-old Jeremiah Brogden was pronounced dead after a shooting on the 3600 block of Tivoly Avenue on the grounds of Mergenthaler Vocational-Technical High School.

A handgun was recovered.

The 17-year-old suspect is currently being held at the Maryland Department of Public Safety and Correctional Services facility.

Anyone who has information about this incident is urged to contact detectives at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to remain anonymous May utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tipline at 1-866-7LOCK-UP. You can also anonymously text a tip by visiting the MCS of Maryland website.

Watch a press conference of the shooting: