Office of the State's Attorney for Baltimore City

SAO Press Releases

For Immediate Release 8/4/2017

West Baltimore— Devon Little was convicted of the first degree murder of Levon Stokes. Additionally, a Baltimore City jury found him guilty of illegally wearing, carrying, or transporting a firearm; as well as using a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence.

For Immediate Release 8/3/2017

East Baltimore— Adam Curtis was sentenced to 50 years incarceration for the second degree murder of Antonio Washington, using a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence, and being a felon in possession of a regulated firearm.

For Immediate Release 8/1/2017

Northwest Baltimore— Elias Alvarado was convicted of murdering two women within a week’s time. He was convicted by a Baltimore City jury of the first degree murder of Annquinette Dates and Ranarda Williams.

For Immediate Release 7/31/2017

West Baltimore—Kristopher Washington was convicted of being a prohibited person in possession of a regulated firearm. Assistant State’s Attorney Vanea Morrell of the Gun Violence Enforcement Division (GVED) prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 7/31/2017

East Baltimore—Marion Daughton, dubbed Public Enemy #1 by Baltimore Police in September of 2016, was found guilty of two counts of attempted second degree murder and two counts of using a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence. Baltimore City jurors also found Daughton guilty of possessing a regulated firearm after being convicted of a disqualifying crime.

For Immediate Release 7/29/2017

Northwest Baltimore – The Office of the State’s Attorney for Baltimore City (SAO) hosted a “summer social” for over 220 children at Liberty Recreation Center in Northwest Baltimore. The SAO partnered with the Office of the Mayor, City Council President Benard “Jack” Young, Baltimore Police Department, the Baltimore City Department of Recreation and Parks, Baltimore City Schools, and Retailer DTLR to put on week eight of the #BmorePopUp event series.

For Immediate Release 7/27/2017

East Baltimore— Habitual offender, Tyrone Savage, was convicted on all counts stemming from a failed armed robbery attempt. The charges included: attempted armed robbery, robbery with a deadly weapon, and several other gun and assault related charges. Assistant State’s Attorney Linda Ramirez of the Major Investigations Unit (MIU) prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 7/26/2017 

Southeast Baltimore—A Baltimore City jury found Defendant Angel Fury guilty of first degree felony murder and robbery. Assistant State’s Attorney (ASA) Patrick Seidel prosecuted the case.

For Immediate Release 7/26/2017

South Baltimore—In August of 2016, Donnell Walker was convicted of first degree murder, use of a handgun in the commissioner of a crime of violence, and reckless endangerment for executing Victor Gwaltney and shooting another man. Walker was sentenced to Life in prison, suspend all but 50 years, for first degree murder plus an additional 15 years—to be served concurrently—for using a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence in October of 2016. Subsequently, Walker filed an appeal, alleging procedural errors during the trial; however, the Court of Special Appeals denied his appeal and affirmed his conviction.

For Immediate Release 7/25/2017 

West Baltimore—After being convicted of second degree murder and use of a handgun in the commission of a crime of violence by a Baltimore City jury, Public Enemy #1 Charles Henson was sentenced to 45 years in prison for his crimes.