Baltimore Police Investigate 2 Overnight Shootings

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore police are investigating two overnight shootings.

According to police, officers were called to the 1300-block of Lakewood Avenue shortly before 2 a.m. for a shooting. They found Darrien Jackson, 22, who had been shot at least once. Jackson was taken to Johns Hopkins. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

At around 3:40 a.m. Saturday, officers responded to Sinai Hospital for report of a walk-in shooting victim. Once there, they met a 24-year-old man who was suffering from a gunshot wound to the left elbow. The man told police he was walking in the 3900-block of Bonner Road when he was approached by two armed, unknown males. The suspects announced a robbery at which point the victim attempted to flee. The suspects then shot the victim. There is no description of the suspects.

If you have information on either shooting, please call police.

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