Baltimore Police investigate a Sunday morning homicide
10:50 AM, May 6, 2018
BALTIMORE (WMAR) - Baltimore Police are investigating two shootings that took place over the weekend: one in the Western District and the other, a homicide, in the Southern District.
The first shooting happened on Saturday, at around 11:35 p.m., when patrol officers showed up to the 600 block of Bentalou Street for a report of a discharging. While searching the area, the officers were notified about a walk-in shooting victim at an area hospital.
Once at the location, they located a 25-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds to the hand and leg.
The second shooting, the homicide, happened on Sunday, at a little after 4:40 a.m., when patrol officers arrived to the 1100 block of Nanticoke Street for a report of a shooting. Once they arrived, the officers found a 23-year-old man with several gunshot wounds to the head.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
If you have any information about any one of these incidents, please call either Homicide detectives at (410) 396-2100 or call the Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup. If you have any info on the shooting incident, specifically, please call the Citywide Shooting detectives at (410) 396-2221.