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Separate overnight shootings left two men injured on Baltimore's Eastside

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Posted at 8:29 AM, Aug 07, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-13 11:14:36-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police are investigating two overnight shootings on the city's east-side.

According to police, the first call came in at 11:54 p.m. Tuesday for a reported shooting in the 1700 block of Homestead Avenue. There, officers found a 30-year-old man with gunshot wounds to his body.

He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

By Monday, police upgraded the shooting to a homicide as the victim succumbed to his injuries. Tuesday he was identified as David Lane.

Early Wednesday morning, officers responded to an area hospital to for a walk-in shooting victim. When police arrived, they found a 48-year old man being treated for a gunshot wound to his leg.

Detectives leading the investigation believe he was in the 400 block of Ilchester Avenue when he was shot.

Anyone with information is asked to call 410-396-2455 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.