BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Though this weekend was the first Baltimore Ceasefire Weekend of 2020, the city still saw violence, with 12 people shot between Friday and Saturday evening, and three more shot Sunday.

Three of the victims have died.

The latest shooting reported was at around 10:40 p.m. Sunday night, when officers responded to the unit block of York Court. When they arrived they found the victim had been taken to an area hospital already.

Officers went to that hospital and found a 29-year-old man who had been shot in the neck. He has since been stabilized.

A 21-year-old man was shot in the foot at around 5 p.m. Sunday evening in the 3800 block of South Hanover Street. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Patrol officers were called to the 900 block of Coppin Court at 10:30 a.m. Sunday morning for a report of a shooting, where they found a man with gunshot wounds to his torso. He was taken to an area hospital where he later died, police said.

The last shooting Saturday night was at around 11:30 p.m., when a Western District sergeant was in the 1800 block of North Mount Street when a citizen approached him and told him a man had been shot in the 1700 block of West North Avenue.

Once there, officers found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the neck. He is expected to survive.


A man was shot in the arm at around 9:50 p.m. Saturday night in the 2700 block of West Coldspring Lane. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Two people were shot in the 1700 block of North Carey Street around 7:45 p.m. Saturday, police said. Two men suffered gunshot wounds to the upper and lower body, but are expected to survive.

A 36-year-old man was shot in the arm and the leg around 7:30 p.m. in the 5100 block of Arbutus Avenue, police said. He was taken to a hospital in stable condition.

Saturday afternoon, a 35-year-old man was injured after being shot in the knee in a shooting in the 2100 block of Vine Street in west Baltimore, police said.

Overnight, two men were reportedly shot in the 2500 block of East Chase Street and a 33-year-old woman was shot in the stomach in the 1200 block of Hollins Street.

Friday evening, a 41-year-old man found shot inside his vehicle in west Baltimore and a man shot in southeast Baltimore died from their injuries, police said. A 23-year-old woman was also injured in the southeast Baltimore shooting.

Comments (8)
  1. Peter York says:

    all these Baltimoreans (the Tijuana of the East) getting shot in the arm gives me a real shot in the arm.

  2. John Oakman says:

    All DimoRats.

  3. Kakeken says:

    It’s those Quakers. They just won’t stop their violent ways.

  4. Rick Strassel says:

    Just sprinkle some of that white liberal goodness on them. I’m sure that will change them.

  5. jodopeg says:

    Yeah, Well,, it’s Baltimore. Did anyone really expect there to be a “Cease-Fire”…?

  6. David Johnson says:

    The beyond arrogant left wingers will still have the unbridled audacity to say we just need stronger gun laws…then all the gang bangers will stop killing themselves and everyone else. They refuse to admit it is a people problem, because it is decades of THEIR POLICIES in NY, Chicago, Detroit, LA, and on and on, that have created these extremely violent gangs and ruined these cities. As usual, now these same people are trying to find a way to blame Republicans.

  7. Zaphod4Prez says:

    They may as well have hung This is a Gun Free Zone on everyone’s backs for as much good as calling for a ceasefire worked.

  8. Henry says:

    What bureaucratic genius thought a Ceasefire Weekend declaration would be any more productive than a cardboard “no guns” sign? How long is it going to take for the mainstream media to give up the cheerleading and admit that Democrats don’t have the slightest idea what to do about violent crime? They still believe that making citizens defenseless will somehow make criminals harmless.

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