The victims of two separate homicides in Baltimore City have been identified.
A man stabbed on the 300 block of S. Dallas Court on Tuesday, Dec. 15 has been identified as 48-year-old Michael Pirela.
Pirela died of stab wounds to the chest after a verbal altercation with an unidentified man. He was Baltimore's 328th murder this year.
Another identified victim, 30-year-old William Epps suffered multiple gunshot wounds the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 16.
Epps, of the 3000 block of Chesterfield Avenue, the victim was transported to an area hospital where he later died.
Anyone with information about these shootings can call homicide detectives at (410) 396-2100 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.