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Food delivery driver among 5 shot in city Sunday into Labor Day

Posted at 11:24 AM, Sep 07, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-07 11:26:41-04

BALTIMORE — A food delivery driver is in critical condition after being shot during the wee hours of Labor Day.

Northern District officers got the call just before 12:30 in the morning for the 600 block of Chestnut Hill Avenue.

On scene, police found a 39-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the head.

Detective believe he was making a delivery when he was robbed and wounded.

Officers treated the victim until medics arrived and took him to a hospital.

Due to the severity of injuries, homicide detectives have taken over the case.

No possible suspects or motive have been released.

If you have any information, please call investigators at 410-396-2100.

Police are also looking into what led to a quadruple shooting hours earlier.

Around 10:45 Sunday night, officers were called to the 4900 block of Cordelia Avenue.

There, a 55-year-old man was found shot to the elbow.

Shortly after three other victims, a 21 and 27 year-old man and 38 year-old woman walked into an area hospital with gunshot wounds.

Turns out, all four were in the block when an unidentified suspect opened fire.

There's no word if the victims were the intended target.

These latest two incidents come after the city saw six people injured and three others killed in Labor Day weekend shootings. During that time another victim was stabbed in the neck.

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No arrests have been made in any of these incidents.