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Police: 13-year-old boy was injured in Sunday night shooting

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Posted at 9:09 AM, Aug 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-17 09:09:22-04

BALTIMORE — Police are investigating two Sunday night shootings, one of which involved a 13-year-old boy.

The first shooting happened at around 10:00 p.m., when officers responded to an area hospital where a shooting victim had recently arrived.

Upon their arrival, officers located an unknown man who was suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his body.

He was being very uncooperative and refused to give detectives any information, but they believe that he may have been shot in the Southwest District.

Detectives are asking anyone with information about this shooting to call (410) 396-2488.

The second shooting happened a little over 30 minutes ago when officers responded to the 2500 block of Washington Boulevard for a shooting.

Officers arrived to find a 13-year-old boy who was suffering from a graze wound to his right foot. He was transported to an area hospital where he received treatment.

The boy says he was walking in the block when he heard gunshots and began running. After some time, he felt a burn in his foot and realized he had been shot.

Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2488. If you have information on either of these shootings please call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.