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Two killed on Saturday in latest string of violence in Baltimore

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Posted at 12:51 PM, Jan 26, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-01 13:36:38-05

BALTIMORE — Two people were killed on Saturday in the latest string of violence in Baltimore.

The first occurred around 4:00 a.m., when police were called to a home in the 2500 block of East Chase Street for a reported stabbing. When officers arrived, they found 54-year-old Tommie Graham Jr. with multiple stab wounds.

A medic was called and took Graham to Johns Hopkins Hospital where he later died.

Later, around 5:30 that evening, Southern District officers responded to the 2400 block of Kermit Court, where they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced deceased.

Police haven't yet identified the suspects.

Anyone with information on either case is urged to contact detectives at (410) 396-2100. Tips can also be sent through the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-866-7Lockup.