VIOLENCE CONTINUES | Man shot, killed Monday morning
BALTIMORE (WBFF) -- Police say a man was shot and killed Monday morning continuing a violent weekend in Baltimore.
Police say officers found an adult male with a gunshot wound to his upper body at around 1:30 a.m. at the intersection of Eutaw Place and North Avenue.
Monday morning’s shooting brings this weekend’s total to 12 people shot, four killed. There were six homicides total.
Officers were called to Edmondson Avenue in southwest Baltimore Saturday night at around 11 p.m. Police say a 21-year-old woman and a 37-year-old man were suffering from gunshot wounds and both were pronounced dead.
The third homicide happened just 10 minutes after the double homicide on Valley Street in east Baltimore. Police say a 27-year-old man was shot and killed.
Two people were shot on west North Avenue early Saturday. Five minutes later police received a call about a 44-year-old woman shot on Stoddard Court. A 22-year-old man was shot on York Road Saturday afternoon. Then, a 19-year-old man was shot on Harford Road. Early Sunday, a 31-year-old woman was shot near Howard and Preston streets.
Police say skeletal remains were found Saturday afternoon on N. Payson Street near Mosher Street. The Medical Examiners Office ruled the death a homicide by shooting. On Sunday night, police say a 41-year-old man died after being stabbed multiple times.
Mayor Catherine Pugh and Interim-Police Commissioner Gary Tuggle are expected to hold a press conference Monday afternoon to announce plans to combat the uptick in violence. The plans are expected to be in coordination with federal law enforcement partners.
Anyone with information regarding this weekend’s violence is asked to call 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup. You can also text tips to 443-902-4824. No arrests have been made.