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Five injured, two dead in shootings across Baltimore

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Posted at 10:27 PM, Sep 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-04 11:13:22-04

BALTIMORE — Five people were injured in separate shootings in Baltimore City Tuesday night.

Officers responded to a report of a walk-in shooting victim just before 9 p.m. on Tuesday. Upon arrival, they found an adult man suffering from a gunshot wound to the body.

Investigators believe the shooting took place in the area of 500 Smallwood Street.

Just after 9 p.m., officers then responded to a local hospital again for a walk-in shooting victim. Once there, they found a 20-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the ankle.

Baltimore Police say investigators are currently interviewing the victim to determine the location of the shooting.

Later in the night, at approximately 10:03 p.m., officers responded to the area of 3000 Oakley Avenue for a shooting. They located an unresponsive man with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was transported to a Sinai Hospital and was later pronounced deceased.

Moments later, another shooting was reported in the area of 1700 Homestead Street involving three victims. When police arrived to the scene, they found a man with shooting injuries to his body. He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital from his injuries.

Officers also found two more victims, a 17-year-old girl and 18-year-old man suffered from gunshot wounds. They were taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Another person was also injured in a shooting in the area of 600 North Luzerne at around 10:30 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.