Suspects Charged in Shooting of 6-Year Old

Two arrests have been made in the shooting of a 6-year-old boy in Rosedale Sunday, Aug. 23.

Officers responded to the unit block of Capella Court in Rosedale around 7 a.m. when the boy suffered a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to his lower body as he slept in his bed. Detectives determined that the gunshot came from the townhome next door when a woman fired a handgun into the wall while attempting to unload the weapon, belonging to her boyfriend.

Deyonna Nykeima Charles (29) of the unit block of Capella Court, 21237 is charged with second degree assault, reckless endangerment and discharging a firearm in a metropolitan area. She was released on her own recognizance following a bail review hearing on Tuesday

Corey Jarard Nash (28) of the 2300 block of Jefferson Street, 21205 is charged with possessing a firearm after a felony conviction, illegal possession of a regulated firearm, and illegal possession of ammunition. He remains held without bond at the Baltimore County Detention Center.

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