75-year-old died from homicide, police say

Authorities ruled the death of a 75-year-old man a homicide, Baltimore police said. Ellsworth Johnson-Bey was under the care of the Autumn Lake Post-Acute Care Center on Frankford Avenue when he was injured on May 18, 2022. A manager at the facility told city police that a contractual employee knocked the 75-year-old man down, injuring him. Police said Johnson-Bey was taken to a hospital with a broken hip, where he died in September 2022. Police said the Medical Examiner's Office on Thursday ruled Johnson-Bey's death a homicide by blunt force trauma.