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Two people killed within minutes of each other Monday in Baltimore

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Posted at 2:31 PM, Feb 10, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-10 14:33:26-05

BALTIMORE — Two people were killed within minutes of each other in Baltimore on Monday.

On Monday at about 1:00 p.m., Northeast District patrol officers responded to the 6400 block of Walther Avenue for a report of a stabbing.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a 51-year-old woman with several stab wounds to the body. Medics responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Detectives have taken a suspect into custody. The case remains open and ongoing.

About six minutes later, Western District patrol officers responded to the 800 block of West Lexington Street for a report of a shooting.

When officers got to the scene, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body.

The victim was taken to an area hospital where he later died.

Homicide Detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers 1-866-7Lockup.