Three different shootings in Baltimore happened on Wednesday. One man is dead, another one hospitalized with several gunshot wounds and the third man that had a gunshot in their hand suffered the injury while walking his dog. According to the Baltimore Police, the shootings are under investigation. They occurred in six hours starting around 6:30 a.m. on Wednesday.
The police said that Western District officers responded to the 300 block of N. Fulton Ave. near Franklin Square for a ShotSpotter alert after they got a call around 12:30 p.m. When the officers arrived, they found a man with wounds to his chest caused by gunshots. The medics transported the man to a local hospital where his condition was listed as critical, the police said.
Later that day, the police said the man died from his injuries.
Half an hour earlier, the police got a call to a local hospital to investigate the case of a forty-five-year-old man that got in the hospital seeking treatment. The man informed the police that he took his dog for a walk in the 3400 block of Clifton Ave. in the Walbrook neighborhood when he felt a pain in his hand; he then realized that he had been shot.
Earlier on Wednesday, the Baltimore police responded to a shooting in the 1800 block of Wilhelm St. in Carrollton Ridge that happened around 6:25 a.m.
Once the officers arrived at the scene, they discovered a twenty-one-year-old man with multiple gunshot wounds. The police did not share any further details on his condition.
The Southern District detectives ask anyone with information about any of these shootings in Baltimore to call the police at 410-396-2499.
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