Two dead in double shooting on York Road

Posted at 10:30 PM, Aug 30, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-30 23:20:00-04

Two men are dead in a double shooting in north Baltimore Wednesday night.

Police were called to the 4700 block of York Road around 7:40 p.m. for a shooting. When officers arrived they found two men who had been shot.



The victims, identified only as a 25-year-old man and a 27-year-old man, were both declared dead at the hospital. The deaths push the year's homicide rate to 234. 

York Road was closed east of Coldspring Lane for the investigation.