BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 13-year-old boy was shot and killed on Wednesday night in Baltimore. Police say the child was among three people killed and four injured in shootings on Halloween.
Officials said around 9:25 p.m., an officer was flagged down by a citizen who directed them to a male laying in the intersection of Hollins Ferry Road and Patapsco Avenue. The victim, identified as 13-year-old Montrell Mouzon, was suffering from gunshot wounds and taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Shortly after he arrived, Mouzon was pronounced dead.
Earlier in the day, police responded to the 200 block of North Monastery Avenue to investigate a reported shooting at 2:15 p.m. When officers got to the area they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Almost an hour later, at 3:09 p.m. police were sent to the 1000 block of Hollins Street to investigate a reported shooting. When officers arrived they found two men, aged 50 and 56, suffering from non-life threatening gunshot wounds. Both were taken to area hospitals for treatment.
Three others were shot Wednesday night.
Police said they arrived at an area hospital at about 7:38 p.m. for a walk-in shooting victim seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to the thigh. The victim was a 38-year-old man.
Detectives have not yet determined where the shooting occurred.
Police said they were dispatched to the 800 block of East 22nd Street to investigate a reported shooting later in the night at about 10:12 p.m. They arrived to find a 29-year-old man with gunshot wounds. He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital where he later died.
Early Thursday morning at 3:24 a.m., police responded to the 1200 block of James Street for a report of a shooting. Once there, they found a 22-year-old man, also suffering a gunshot wound to the thigh.
He was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Meanwhile, police said an unidentified adult male victim died from multiple cut and stab wounds Wednesday night. They discovered the victim around 10:25 p.m. after responding to a home in the 400 block of North Bouldin Street.
The suspect in the attack is a 24-year-old male. He remained at the scene and was taken to the hospital to be treated for injuries he got during the altercation.
Police ask anyone with information about these shootings to call Homicide detectives at 410-396-2100, or Citywide Shooting detectives, at 410-396-2221.