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BALTIMORE (AP) — Judges are refusing to attend a meeting Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has called to discuss Baltimore's high crime rate.

The meeting involving Hogan and members of the Baltimore City Criminal Justice Coordinating Council is scheduled for next week. Hogan has said he's concerned that many Baltimore gun offenders have more than half their sentences suspended.

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WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police are say a man fired several shots at officers in Delaware before fleeing.

Police said officers in Wilmington observed a "suspicious" man on Thursday evening and approached him to investigate. Police say the man then fired several shots at the officers and fled.

Wilmington Police Spokesman Shane Sowden said neither officer was hit. Sowden said Friday morning that police have not yet been able to locate the suspect.


WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Police say a shooting in Delaware left a 38-year-old man injured.

Police say officers were on patrol in Wilmington on Thursday when they heard gunshots nearby. Police say officers found a 38-year-old man who had been shot in the shoulder.

The man was taken to the hospital and was in stable condition on Thursday.

Police say their investigation into the shooting is ongoing.

CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — State Police are investigating after human remains were found in Maryland.

Police said that two brothers who were fishing in a kayak Thursday afternoon found the decomposed remains on the shoreline of an island in the Potomac River in Alleghany County.

Police said Thursday evening that the body has not yet been identified. Police say the remains were taken to the medical examiner's office for an autopsy to determine the cause and manner of death.


WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — Delaware authorities are investigating two shootings, including one that left a man in critical condition.

Police say officers responding to a report of shots fired around 2 a.m. Wednesday in Wilmington found a man who had been shot multiple times in his lower body. The man is in critical but stable condition at the hospital.