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Four shot within four hours overnight across the city

Posted at 10:20 AM, Jun 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-12 16:29:56-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police are investigating four overnight shootings, two of which happened in the Eastern District just five minutes apart.

The latest was reported around 3:47 a.m., when officers were dispatched to a shot spotter alert in the 1100 block of E. Lanvale Street.

No victim was located there, but just a short time later nearby, police were called to the 2600 block of Kirk Avenue for a shooting.

There a 23 year-old man was found suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his lower left leg. He told police he was shot on E. Lanvale Street drove himself to Kirk Avenue.

While investigating that incident, other officers were already on scene in the 2500 block of Washington Boulevard for another shooting that was reported five minutes earlier.

A 31 year-old woman was shot to her torso. She was transported to an area hospital, where her condition is unknown.

At 1:14 a.m., officers in the Northeast District were called to the 5400 block of Bucknell Road for a shooting.

Arriving officers discovered a 17-year-old girl who'd been shot to the back. She's in stable condition at an area hospital.

About 45 minutes earlier, officers had responded to the 3800 block of 2nd Street for the first overnight shooting.

On location was a 22 year-old man with gunshot wounds to the lower left leg. Police were told an unidentified man dressed in all black approached and opened fire without warning.

His injuries are considered non-life threatening.

Police didn't release the victims names or any possible motive or suspects in any of the cases.

Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.

The city now stands at 261 non-fatal shootings in 2020.