BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 50-year-old man is charged with two counts of attempted first-degree murder after shooting two men in central Baltimore early Sunday morning. Police said the shooting started after an argument about a car crash.
Officers responded to a shooting in the 1700 block of Druid Hill Avenue at 1:14 a.m., where officers found a 29-year-old man and a 26-year-old man suffering non-life-threatening injuries from gunshot wounds.READ MORE: Growing Number Of Covid Deaths Among Vaccinated In Maryland Linked to Diabetes; Hogan Pushes Booster Shots As State Prepares To Vaccinate Children
Investigators said both victims were inside a vehicle when they collided with another vehicle driven by James D. Wilkes. The collision escalated to an argument.READ MORE: At Least 10 People Shot, 1 Killed, Over The Weekend In Baltimore
Police said eventually, Wilkes began shooting as the victim’s vehicle, injuring both men.MORE NEWS: 'It's Very Inappropriate': Cell Phone Video Captures Sex Act In Woodlawn High School Class
Warrant Apprehension detectives found Wilkes in the 1700 block of McCulloh Street, he is being held at Central Booking.