BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police are investigating after nine people were injured, including two fatally, in less than a day in separate shootings across the city.
Officers say they were called to the 600 block of Shirley Avenue after gunshots were heard in the area. They found a man with gunshot wounds to his body. He was taken to an area hospital where police say he died from his injuries.
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Officers were called to the intersection of Lanvale and Bond Street, where they found three shooting victims. A 19-year-old woman was suffering from a gunshot wound to the stomach, a 23-year-old woman had a gunshot wound in the leg and a 31-year-old man was suffering from a gunshot would to the foot. Authorities believe the victims were shot while they were in the 1600 block of Lanvale Street. They were all taken to the hospital.
Officers arrived at the 3600 block of Old York Road where they say they found a 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound in his leg. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Officers responded to an area hospital for a report of a walk-in shooting victim. They say they found an man who was shot in his upper body. According to investigators, the victim was shot in the 3100 block of Baker Street.
Officers say they heard gunshots coming from the 2900 block of Belmont Avenue. They investigated and found a 33-year-old man with gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital where he died from his injuries.
A 17-year-old boy was found suffering from a gunshot wound to the hand and arm in the 1400 block of Ashland Avenue.
An officer was on patrol when gunshots were fired in the 2200 block of Harford Road. A short time later, an 18-year-old man walked into an area hospital with a gunshot wound to his shoulder.
Police ask anyone with information about any of these shootings to contact them at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup. You can also text tips to 443-902-4824.