Baltimore Police Investigating Five Weekend Shootings

Baltimore Police are investigating five shootings that took place across the city over the weekend.

Approximately 12:50 p.m. Saturday, officers were dispatched to a local hospital to investigate a walk-in shooting victim. At the scene, the responding officers found a 29-year-old man who had been shot multiple times in the body.

The victim told detectives he was shot at Frederick and Augusta Avenue. Detectives went to the area, but were unable to locate a crime scene or witnesses.

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About 7:25 p.m. Saturday, police received a report of a discharging in the 1700 block of Wilkens Avenue. After canvasing the area, officers located an adult male in the 1600 block of Ramsey Street. The man suffered a graze wound to the hip. He refused to cooperate with police and refused medical treatment.

About 9:20 p.m., officers went to the 300 block of South Beechfield Avenue to investigating a discharging. At the scene, officers canvassed the area and observed a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed. One of the occupants, a 22-year-old-man in the vehicle had been shot in the chest.

The man was treated and is listed in serious condition, according to the report.

A second victim, a 21-year-old man was found on Beechfield Avenue at the 4700 block of Fredrick Road. Medics dispatched to the scene transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment.

Approximately 1:20 am. Sunday morning, officers were dispatched to the unit block of North Howard Street to investigate a shooting. At the scene, the officers found a 28-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the left hand.

Detectives believe the victim was shot inside a store in the block.

Anyone with information regarding these crimes is urged to contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or Citywide Shooting detectives at 410-396-2221.

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