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Two crosstown shootings in Baltimore overnight

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Posted at 1:42 PM, Nov 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-16 14:21:23-05

BALTIMORE — There were two overnight shootings in Baltimore on Saturday.

Saturday morning, just before 1 A.M., officers arrived to the 500 block of Glenwood Avenue.

Officers located an 28 year-old man who had been shot in the leg. A second victim, a 39 year-old woman had also been shot in the leg.

Detectives are investigating and interviewing possible witnesses.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2455 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.

Just over an hour later, officers responded to an alert in the 1900 block of Braddish Avenue.

A short time later, an officer found the shooting victim, a man at the intersection of West North Avenue and Braddish Avenue. The man was suffering from a gunshot wound to his back and is currently in serious condition.

Detectives were told that the victim is a sedan driver who went to a home in the 1900 block of Braddish Avenue to pick up two customers.

The sedan driver and the patrons, two women, had engaged in a verbal altercation. One of the women told the other to hand her the gun. The driver got out of his vehicle and ran at which time one of the women shot him.

Detectives were able to locate the suspect.

Police say they will be releasing charges soon.