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Police investigating 2 homicides that occurred 10 min. apart

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Posted at 4:20 PM, Apr 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-19 16:36:07-04

Baltimore Police are currently investigating two homicides that happened nearby, just 10 minutes apart on Wednesday afternoon.

The first occurred at 1:50 p.m. when officers were called to the 1000 block of W. Lombard Street for a report of a shooting. When they arrived, officers found 33-year-old Dayvon Gross with a gunshot wound to his chest. The victim was transported to an area hospital, but he later died of his injuries.

The second shooting happened at around 2 p.m., about a mile away in the 1900 block of Penrose Street. When officers arrived, they found 36-year-old Ryan Dorsey suffering from gunshot wounds to his body. He also later died at an area hospital.

Both incidents are being investigated by homicide detectives. Anyone with information is asked to call (410) 396-2100 Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup. You can also text tips to (443) 902-4824.