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Triple shooting in South Baltimore's Brooklyn neighborhood left three men injured

Posted at 7:58 AM, Aug 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-08 10:39:06-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police are investigating a triple shooting in South Baltimore early Thursday.

At 12:18 a.m., officers responded to a shooting in the 3800 block of S. Hanover Street. When they arrived they found three shooting victims.

The department said the first victim was a 19-year-old man with gunshot wound to his leg. The second was 20-year-old man, who also suffered from a shooting injury to the leg. The victim, a 22-year old man with a gunshot wound to his foot.

All three were taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Investigators believe the three victims were walking in the 3600 block of S. Hanover Street when they were shot. At this time, the motive for the shooting is unknown.

Detectives from the Southern District are investigating this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call 410-396-2499 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.