Baltimore surpassed its 2020 homicide count on Wednesday with 337, police said.
Baltimore recorded 335 homicides in all of 2020. The city passed that total by two with less than two days before the new year. Mayor Brandon Scott will hold a virtual vigil on Saturday to remember the lives lost in Baltimore due to violence, COVID-19, fatal overdoses and suicide. The “Vigil of Remembrance” can be watched live on Scott’s Facebook page at 6:30 p.m. OnFireTelevision.com