Homicide In Edgewood - Victim's Name Released

(Edgewood, MD - October 3, 2010 - 8:00 a.m.) On Saturday, October 2, 2010 at approximately 8:54 pm, Harford County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to the 1200 block of Clover Valley Way in Edgewood, MD 21040 for a reported shooting.

Upon arrival deputies observed a vehicle in front of the victim's residence located in the 1200 block of Clover Valley Way in Edgewood. The victim who was unresponsive was located in the driver's seat with multiple gunshot wounds. Joppa Magnolia Volunteer Fire Company responded to the scene and transported the victim to Upper Chesapeake Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified as Shakir Derrick Wingate, age 16 of Edgewood, MD. His death is being investigated as a homicide.

Harford County Sheriff's Office detectives are still in the early stages of the investigative process; however, anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to contact Corporal Paul Ruszala of the Harford County Sheriff's Office Criminal Investigative Division at 410-836-5429.

News Release

October 03, 2010


  • Monica A. Worrell