Seven men were shot in Baltimore Monday in five separate incidents, and one man has died from his wounds, Baltimore City police reported Monday night.
Double shootings occurred in the 2700 block of Boone Street in North Baltimore and in the 200 block of South Eaton Street in Southeast Baltimore, police reported.
According to Det. Jeremy Silbert, a spokesman for the police department, the man who died was shot around 11:45 a.m. in the 2700 block of Beryl Avenue in East Baltimore. Officers arriving on the scene found a man in his early 20s and had him transported to an area hospital, where he died a short time later, Silbert said.
Monday's first double shooting occurred on Boone Street and was reported around 9 p.m. One man was shot in the leg, Silbert said, adding that he did not know where the other man had been wounded. Silbert said both men were taken to an area hospital for treatment.
In the fourth shooting, officers responded to a call at about 9:30 p.m. about a man who had been shot in the 1800 block of Rutland Avenue, Silbert said.
The second double shooting occurred around 10:15 p.m. on South Eaton Street and also involved two males, Silbert said.
Monday's seventh shooting in the city occurred around 10:20 p.m. in the 5600 block of Frankford Avenue and involved an adult male, Silbert said.
Police are investigating all seven shootings, Silbert said. He did not have conditions for the six gunshot victims who survived.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun