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The Baltimore Taper Wanted Arrested In Parkville Shooting

November 24, 2009

About an hour ago, Fox News tweeted that Jeff Mewbourn, known throughout Baltimore’s music-making community as “the Baltimore Taper,” is wanted for a domestic shooting. According to a related report at, Mewbourn has two children with the victim; as of the report, the schools they attend, Halstead Academy and Parkville High School, have been put on lockdown. No further details are available at this time.

UPDATE: According to The Baltimore Sun, Mewbourn has been arrested “without incident,” and Parkville High School has dismissed its students while Halstead remains “on alert.”

(ht: Robbie Whelan)