BALTIMORE — Police say a man driving in a funeral procession was shot dead in Baltimore.

The Baltimore Sun reports that Baltimore police Detective Jeremy Silbert said Monday that officers on patrol found 39-year-old Dannta Holmes suffering from gunshot wounds on Saturday. Silbert says a preliminary investigation indicates that suspects had approached the vehicle participating in the procession and opened fire before fleeing.

Holmes was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Silbert says he didn’t know for whom the procession was being held.

Further details have not been released.

Information from: The Baltimore Sun,

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