Three shot, 1 dead in Saturday violence

Posted at 1:54 PM, Mar 19, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-19 14:11:35-04

Police are investigating three shootings Saturday, one of them fatal.

Just before 9 a.m. Saturday police responded to the 3900 block of St. Ambrose Street in Park Heights for a report of a shooting.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man who had been shot in the chest. The victim was taken to an area hospital where he died.

Police believe a second man who walked into a nearby hospital was shot in a related incident.

Detectives are also investigating another shooting, this in South Baltimore.
Around 1:30 a.m. officers were called to the 2100 block of Eagle Street after getting reports of gun fire.

Police said a 45-year-old man flagged down officers at W. Pratt and Carey Street. The man had been shot in the leg.

He was taken to an area hospital in critical but stable condition.

Anyone with information should call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.