BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Nearly a dozen people were killed in shootings over Memorial Day weekend in Baltimore, pushing the city’s 2020 homicide rate above that of last year.
The latest shooting happened overnight Tuesday on Presbury Street.READ MORE: Baltimore County Releases New Opioid Overdose Data Dashboard
The shooting happened just before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday on Liberty Heights Avenue. A man was shot and later died at the hospital.
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Over the weekend, 12 people were shot and 10 of those people died as a result of the shooting.Anne Arundel County Public Schools Facing Staffing Shortages
The city police commissioner said police need the public’s health to solve these crimes.