Baltimore Highlands shooting death of Jhosy Portillo |Obituary|
15-year-old boy Jhosy Portillo died in a fatal Baltimore Highlands shooting that occurred on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. The shooting happened at about 2 p.m. in the 3400 block of East Baltimore.
Police have not yet provided any details about the shooting. No suspects have been made public and the motive still remains publicly unidentified.
The police also mentioned several cases of other people killed this month in recent days. Among them were:
- a 45-year-old man shot dead at a home in the 1400 block of Aisquith St. in the Oliver neighborhood
- a 32-year-old man shot Tuesday in the 2000 block of W. Pratt St.
- Anthony Pernell Neville, killed on Aug. 12 in the 2300 block of Tioga Parkway
- Mickel Holman, 20, was killed on Aug. 15 while in the 200 block of W. Baltimore St.
- Anthony Bugg, 29, was killed on Aug. 15 in the 2100 block of W. Patapsco Ave.
- 24-year-old Rashad Marshall was killed on the same day in the 400 block of W. Belvedere Ave.
Source: Capital Gazzette