Levindale Death Being Investigated as Homicide


Baltimore City police are investigating the death of an 86-year-old found dead in his Levindale apartment in July as a homicide.

Ernest Curtis, 86, was found dead in his apartment at The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Place, at 2500 W. Belvedere Avenue, on Tuesday, July 30, after officers responded for a reported sick case, according to a police press release.

On Tuesday, Aug. 13, the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner concluded that Curtis’ death was caused by asphyxiation.

Homicide detectives are actively investigating the case, according to the release. Anyone with information related to this case is urged to contact detectives at 410-396-2100. Callers can remain anonymous.


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