Baltimore City Police Investigating Overnight Shootings; 1 Fatality

BALTIMORE (WJZ)–Baltimore City police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Friday night in the 3500-block of W. Belvedere Avenue.

Officers responded to the 3500-block of W. Belvedere Avenue just after 11 p.m. Friday. There they found a 25-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his body.

The victim was transported to Sinai Hospital, where he later died.

Homicide detectives are investigating this incident. Anyone with information is urged to call 410-396-2100.

Detectives in the Northeast District are investigating a shooting that also occurred Friday night on the other end of Belvedere Avenue.

At 10:19 p.m., officers found a 21-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg. The victim told investigators that he was approached by two men who attempted to rob him. The victim was shot in the leg and the two suspects ran from the location. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

At 8: 45 p.m. Friday, officers received a call for a shooting in the 1900-block of W. Lafayette Avenue. Police found a 25-year-old man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his body.  He was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Saturday at 3 a.m., officers in the Northwest District found a 23-year-old man at an area hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to his stomach and buttocks. The victim told investigators that he was approached by two suspects in the 4100-block of Boarman Avenue. The suspects displayed a handgun and robbed the victim of an unknown amount of money. The victim then attempted to run from the scene and the suspects shot him. The victim was able to flag down a vehicle to transport him to the hospital.

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