Five shot, two dead in four shooting scenes across Baltimore
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Two men are dead and three other people injured after four shootings Friday night, including a non-fatal shooting in the Canton/Highlandtown area.
At about 11 p.m., a man was shot at West Baltimore Street at Hilton Street in southwest Baltimore. He was taken to a hospital and later died.
A man also died after being shot on Reedbird Avenue, off of Potee Street in south Baltimore's Cherry Hill area at about 11:45 p.m.
A second man was shot at that scene, who is expected to survive.
The homicides bring the city's 2017 murder count to 187.
Anyone with information on the homicides should call 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup. You can also text tips to 443-902-4824.
In southeast Baltimore, a man was shot in the leg on Ponca Street at Boston Street, in the Highlandtown/Canton area, at about 10:55 p.m. He was taken to a local hospital.
Earlier in the night, at 8:30 p.m., a man was also injured after being shot on North Fremont Avenue in west Baltimore.
Anyone with information on the non-fatal shootings is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.