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Police: Four shot, one dead in two overnight shootings

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Posted at 11:33 AM, Aug 11, 2020

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police say four were shot and one died in two overnight shootings.

The first shooting happened late Monday night, at around 11:25 p.m., when officers were called to the 2300 block of Ocala Avenue to investigate a reported shooting.

They arrived to the location and observed two adult males suffering from gunshot wounds. Medics transported both victims to area hospitals for treatment.

However, due to the severity of the injuries, homicide detectives have assumed control over the investigation. Anyone with information is urged to contact them at 410-396-2100.

The homicide happened early Tuesday morning, at around 3:45 a.m., when Southern District officers were called to the 900 block of Peach Street to investigate a reported shooting.

Officers responded and observed a 28-year-old woman and a 44-year-old woman suffering from gunshot wounds.

Medics pronounced the 28-year-old dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives responded and assumed control over the investigation. Therefore, anyone with information is urged to contact them at 410-396-2100.

If you have information on either of these shootings and wish to remain anonymous, use the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.