BALTIMORE (WJZ) — The Baltimore Police Department is investigating two separate murders overnight Monday that occurred within an hour of each other.
Police say the first fatal shooting happened just after 11:30 p.m., in the 1700 block of Ruxton Ave.
Responding officers found a 30-year-old man inside a home who had been shot in the chest.
The victim, who has not yet been identified, was taken to a hospital, where he later died.
Authorities say a person of interest has been identified in this case.
The second murder happened less than an hour later, in the 4000 block of West Belvedere Ave.
First responders found a man, later identified as Omar Farabee, 31, with gunshot wounds.
Farabee was taken to a hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.
Police are continuing their investigation into these murders, and ask anyone with information to call (410) 396-2100, text a tip to 443-902-4824, or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.