Baltimore, MD - May 17, 2024 (WBALTV) Former mayor Sheila Dixon has formally conceded the race for Baltimore Mayor to Brandon Scott in a statement released on Friday. In a statement, Dixon said:

"I have called Mayor Brandon Scott to congratulate him on his victory in the mayoral primary. His success leading our city is success for us all, so I sincerely wish him all the best in his second term."

"While this isn't the outcome we hoped for, I'm profoundly grateful to God and to each and every one of the Baltimoreans who stood with me in this race. I am thankful for the long-time supporters who put their trust in me once again, and the new supporters who joined the diverse coalition that powered our campaign. Serving as your candidate has truly been one of the greatest honors of my life."