One dead in overnight NW Baltimore shooting
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - A 22-year-old man was fatally shot in northwest Baltimore's Liberty Heights area overnight, one of three early-morning shootings reported in Baltimore.
At about 1:10 a.m., officers reported to Garrison Boulevard at Liberty Road, where the 22-year-old man was found shot. The victim was taken to an area hospital, where he died.
The murder brings the city's homicide total to 171 so far this year. In 2016, fewer than 140 people had been shot at the same time.
Another man was shot nearby in the Park Heights area about an hour earlier, at 12:10 a.m. Officers found a 36-year-old man who had been shot on Quantico Avenue. He was taken to a hospital for treatment.
A third non-fatal shooting was reported at about 12:30 a.m. on East Preston Street, in east Baltimore.
A 35-year-old man was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Anyone with information on the homicide should contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup or text tips to 443-902-4824.