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Crosstown shootings left three injured, including a teen and man shot in the head

Posted at 8:45 AM, Jun 05, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-05 10:11:29-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police are investigating two Tuesday night crosstown shootings.

10:35 p.m.

Officers reported to the scene of a shooting in the 2200 block of Ashton Street of Southwest Baltimore's Carrollton Ridge neighborhood. There, they found a 16-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the leg.

The teen was taken to an area hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

11: 20 p.m.

Eastern District officers responded to a reported shooting in the 1100 block of McAleer Court. On the scene, officers discovered two shooting victims, a 24-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the head and a 27-year-old male who was shot the leg.

Both victims were taken to area hospitals where the 24-year-old victim is listed in critical condition.

Police said, due to the severity of the 24 -year-old male's condition, Homicide detectives have been notified.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.