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Baltimore police investigate three overnight shootings

Posted: 1:11 PM, Aug 11, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-11 17:11:07Z

Baltimore police are investigating three shootings: one that happened on Friday and two that happened on Saturday.

For the first shooting, which happened at about 11:45 p.m. on Friday, officers were called to an area hospital for a report of a walk-in shooting victim. When they arrived, they found a 19-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his arm.

The victim told investigators that he was in the 900 block of Franklintown Road when he was shot.

The second shooting happened on Saturday, at about 12:15 a.m. Officers from the Southwest District were called to the 2900 block of Presbury Street for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived to the scene, they found a 16-year-old male with gunshot wounds to his body.

He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

The third shooting happened some hours later, at 8:10 a.m., when officers were called to the 1000 block of Pennsylvania Avenue for a report of a shooting. Officers found an adult male with gunshot wounds to his body when they arrived to the scene.

Detectives from the Citywide Shooting Unit is investigating all three of these incidents, so anyone with information is asked to call (410) 396-2221 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.