BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Two people were shot Saturday night in separate incidents that left one woman dead and a man injured.
Baltimore Police officers were called to the 800 block of West Lexington Street at 9:57 p.m. for a reported shooting where they found 26-year-old Nakeya Pearson with gunshot wounds to her body.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 85% Of Maryland Adults Vaccinated
Pearson was taken to an area hospital where she died from her injuries.
Homicide detectives are investigating the incident.READ MORE: Double Shooting Reported In West Baltimore Overnight
An hour later, officers reported to a second shooting in the 1700 block of Dundalk Avenue where they found a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his body.
The man was taken to an area hospital for treatment.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at (410) 396-2100, (410) 396-2221 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.MORE NEWS: Covid-19 Numbers Are Getting Better. But Where They Go From Here Will Depend On Vaccinations, Fauci Says