Sandtown South, Matthew Henson Neighborhood Assoc., Sandtown-Winchester United to Hold Press Conference TODAY at 5 pm, Carrollton & Riggs: String of Fires, Drugs, Vacants, Homeless, Dead Bodies

(BALTIMORE – May 3, 2018) – A press conference is scheduled for today, Thursday, May 3, 2018, at the corner of North Carrollton and Riggs Avenues in Sandtown at 5 pm.

The purpose is to bring much-needed attention to the ongoing string of fires in the community as well as other issues, including the proliferation of drugs, the vacant house dilemma, the increased homeless and transient population, and the three bodies that we know of that were found in vacant properties .

Sandtown-Winchester United, an ad hoc group formed following the Freddie Gray Unrest in 2015, the Matthew Henson Neighborhood Association, Sandtown-South and community advocates will offer their insight.

For more information, call 443.858.2684.