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One dead, three shot in four incidents Monday in Baltimore

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Posted at 4:22 PM, Jan 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-21 16:22:09-05

BALTIMORE — A man was killed and three others were shot in separate incidents across the city Monday, Baltimore Police said.

The four violent incidents to begin the week add to the eight shootings, two of which were fatal, that occurred over the weekend.

The most recent shooting was also the deadliest. Officers responded to a shooting in the 4200 block of Saint Georges Avenue in the city’s Pen Lucy neighborhood at about 2:27 p.m. There police found an unresponsive man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital for treatment, but he was pronounced dead by hospital medical staff.

Homicide detectives are investigating. Anyone with information can call 410-396-2100.

About two hours prior to that murder, a 35-year-old man was shot in the Bridgeview/Greenlawn neighborhood. Officers responded to the 900 block of North Bentalou Street at 12:07 p.m. where they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to his left leg. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

In the Southern District, officers responded to a shooting in the 900 block of Coppin Court in Cherry Hill at about 11:53 a.m. There police found a 42-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds to the abdomen and arm. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Shortly before that shooting, a 22-year-old man was shot in the Northeastern District neighborhood of New Northwood at about 11:29 a.m. Officers responded to the 1300 block of Stonewood Road, where they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to his buttocks. He was also transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Since Saturday night, Baltimore has now had nine nonfatal shootings and three deadly shootings in fewer than 72 hours.

Citywide shooting detectives are investigating the three nonfatal incidents. Anyone with information should call 410-396-2221.

Anyone with any information about any of the above incidents should can share tips anonymously by texting 443-902-4824 or calling Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.