Baltimore city police are investigating a double shooting early Thursday in the Franklin Square neighborhood on the west side.

A man and woman were walking in the 200 block of N. Carey St., between West Lexington and West Saratoga streets, shortly before 1 a.m. They were approached from behind by an unknown suspect, who shot both of them, police said. Both victims remain hospitalized with injuries that are not life-threatening, police said.

Mary.gail.hare@baltsun.com

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