6 shot, 2 killed Saturday into early Sunday


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    Six people were shot, two were killed within twelve hours Saturday into early Sunday morning.

    According to police, a 17-year-old was shot in the leg Saturday around 4:30 p.m. on Fairlawn Ave in NW Baltimore. A 51-year-old was shot in his should two hours later on Pennsylvania Ave.

    Later that night around 8:15 police located a 22-year-old with a gunshot wound to his leg on Greenhill Ave. Officials believe he was shot on Sinclair Lane in NE Baltimore.

    Around 10:45 p.m. officers arrived to S. Hanover Street where they located a 30-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. Detectives believe an unknown suspect attempted to rob a store on S. Hanover Street near Thelma Lane and shot the victim before fleeing the area.

    Homicide detectives responded around 11 p.m. to Pentwood Road near Morgan State University where they found a 40-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

    Sunday morning, just before 5 o'clock, crews were called to Plum Street near Pennington Avenue in South Baltimore.

    Police initially reported a 22-year-old was found with a gunshot wound to his upper body. Police later said, they obtained video footage that shows the victim being struck by a car.

    He was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

    "We will wait for the autopsy results to determine what happened and cause of death ", say Baltimore City Police.

    Anyone with information on any of the shootings is asked to call 410-396-2221 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.




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