Police release surveillance video in murder of Dollar General store manager
BALTIMORE (WBFF) -- Police have released surveillance video in relation to a man fatally shot during a robbery at the Edmondson Village Dollar General Tuesday night.
Police say a citizen flagged down police shortly after 10 p.m. and reported a robbery and shooting at the Dollar General store on Edmondson Avenue near Swann Avenue. When officers entered the store, they found a 54-year-old suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.
Police later identified the victim as Deric Ford Sr., the store's manager.
Ford was taken to Shock Trauma where he was pronounced dead, police said.
A reward of $27,000 is being offered for information regarding the individual in the video.
Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips and video 443-902-4824