At approximately 9:18 p.m. Tuesday, Baltimore Police were dispatched to the 6100 block of Frankford Avenue to investigate a reported shooting. At the scene, officers found a 56-year-old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
The man was taken to a local hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.
The victim has been identified as John Townes Jr. of the 6100 block of Frankford Avenue.
The investigation is ongoing. Detectives urge anyone with information to call 410-396-2100.
In reference to the homicide that occurred on Tuesday in the 3800 block of Elmley Avenue, the victim has been identified as Sadik Griffin, 22, of the 3800 block of Elmley Avenue.