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12 injured, 1 dead in 7 separate weekend shootings

Posted at 7:59 PM, Jul 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-01 23:19:18-04

From Saturday through Sunday afternoon, one person has been killed and thirteen hurt following seven separate shooting incidents in Baltimore.

The latest occurred just before 1:30 p.m. Sunday in the 1800 block of Ramsay Street in Baltimore's Southern District. A male victim was rushed to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.

About three hours earlier a 31-year-old man was shot multiple times in the 1900 block of N. Charles Street. After being shot, the victim reportedly ran to the unit block of W.20th Street where police found him. He later died at an area hospital.

Before the clock struck midnight Saturday night, six people were shot while attending a backyard barbecue in Northwest Baltimore. Officials say an unknown suspect entered the yard of a residence in the 4000 block of Penhurst Avenue and shot four females; one teen and three 22-year-olds along with two 23-year-old males. Each of their injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

Less than two hours earlier, an adult female walked into and collapsed at a local hospital. Medical staff advised responding officers that the woman was in surgery.

A 20-year-old victim walked into an area hospital less than an hour earlier after being shot in the 3600 block of Reisterstown Road.

After 2:30 a.m.on Saturday two adult males were shot in the 200 block of Clay Street in the Central District. Both men are expected to survive.

The first incident of the official weekend happened at 1 a.m. Saturday morning in the 3000 block of Hollins Ferry Road. An adult male sustained a non-fatal gunshot wound to the leg.

Anyone with information on any of these incidents is asked to contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.