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Man killed during robbery attempt in Baltimore

Monday - 6/4/2012, 12:20pm  ET

BALTIMORE - Authorities say a man in his 60s has died after being shot in the head during a robbery attempt in northwest Baltimore.

Police say the man, Edmond Dabney, was walking with a woman about 4 a.m. Sunday at Pimlico Road and Virginia Avenue when they were approached by a man who asked if they had any money. Authorities say an argument ensued and the assailant pulled out a handgun and fired a shot in the air. Police say the suspect then shot Dabney in the head and fled on foot.

Dabney was taken to Sinai Hosptial, where he died a short time later.

Police are investigating.

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