25-year-old man charged with Frederick Douglass High shooting and 2018 murder


    BREAKING| 25-year-old man charged with Frederick Douglass High shooting and 2018 murder

    BALTIMORE (WBFF) Baltimore Police say that a 25-year-old man has been charged with shooting an employee at Frederick Douglass High School on Friday and for a murder that happened last year.

    According to authorities, Neil Davis, has been charged with attempted first degree murder and related firearms violations. On Friday at noon, officers were called to the school in the 2300 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway, for a shooting.

    When they arrived, they found a 56-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his lower torso. The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment.

    Investigators believe the suspect was inside the school lobby when he got into an argument with a school employee. During the argument, Davis reportedly shot the employee.

    Davis was quickly taken into custody by school police. No students were injured. Citywide shooting detectives are investigating.

    As a result of recent events and additional evidence, Davis was linked to a 2018 murder. A warrant was issued charging Davis with first degree murder.

    On November 10, 2018, around 3 p.m., officers were called to the 4600 block of York Road, to investigate a shooting.

    When officers arrived, they found 25-year-old Darelle Yancey suffering from gunshot wounds. Yancey was pronounced dead at a hospital.

    Davis is awaiting a bail hearing at Central Booking.

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