BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police said five people were shot late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning. Three of the victims died from their injuries.

Officials said a shooting victim arrived at an area hospital around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. The 25-year-old man was suffering a non-life threatening gunshot wound in his calf.

An investigation revealed the victim was leaving a liquor store in the 5900 block of York Rd. when he was approached by five unknown males who said they were trying to rob him. Police said the victim attempted to run away but was shot.

Just 20 minutes later a man was shot in the head in East Baltimore.

Police were called to the 1200 block of Milton Street around 9:50 p.m. for a reported shooting. The man later died.

Man Shot In The Head And Killed In East Baltimore

Around 10:45 p.m., officers responded to the 5900 block of Radecke Ave. for a report of a shooting. They found a man who had been shot and took him to Johns Hopkins at Bayview where he was pronounced dead.

The victim has not been identified. Detectives are working to find a suspect and motive.

The third shooting happened around 12:15 a.m. Thursday. Police found a 34-year-old man who had been shot in the left hand in the 800 block of E. Eager St. He was taken to the hospital in good condition.

Investigators determined the victim was a sedan driver who was robbed by his customer. After the shooting, the suspect took the victim’s car.

The last shooting happened around 4:50 a.m. near Morgan State University. Baltimore City Police responded to the 700 block of Loch Raven Blvd. after being called by Morgan State Police.

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A man was found with gunshot wounds in his upper body and pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information about any of these shootings is asked to contact Baltimore City Police or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Comments (4)
  1. BREAKING NEWS MICROZONE SCORE UPDATE… Microzone=0 Shootings/Murders=45 and one poor dog… Send in the mop up/crime scene tape crew. NEXT…

  2. Thank you Mayor Jack Young, Commissioner Harrison, and the rest of the USELESS DEMOCRATS running this city! It is a disgusting pit of violence all happening under your watch with your TOTAL lack of leadership to turn this city around and stop the violence!! You ALL continue to let down the citizens of this city with your broken promises and continual rhetoric along with you very useless ways of fighting the violent crime and murders in this city!! This city will never turn around as long as these people hold an office you can bet on it!! Can’t wait to see what they will pull out of their USELESS bag of tricks next!! Getting to the point we can’t even leave our homes for fear of being shot and killed, and you have the NERVE Mayor to seek reelection! UNELIEVEABLE!!!!

  3. The democrats have done this to our city, for sure they are to blame they have been in charge and have been calling all the shots for years!! What you see and we are experiencing is the end product with years of democratic corruption along with mismanagement of city hall coupled with the inability to find the correct person to lead our police department!! Voting these people in makes “YOU” part of the problem!! Take you blinders off take a good look around as who allowed the demise of our city.. There is NO denying it!!!

  4. There should be such an OUTCRY from the citizens of this city that is brings down the house and they hear us in our own state capital and onto Washington!! Our youths and citizens are being slaughtered right before our eyes every single day and these democratic leaders are USELESS to do anything about it! Guess the next step would have to be curfews or marshal law, they sure as hell need to do something drastic!! IT IS THAT OUT OF CONTROL!!!

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