Baltimore police are investigating six separate homicides that occurred over the weekend, a burst of violence in a city that had logged 29 homicides in 2013 before that point.
About 12:30 a.m. Monday, police responded for reports of a shooting in the 2800 block of Mosher Street and found an unresponsive male victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso, police said.
The victim, who has not yet been identified and whose age was not available, was transported to Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead just after 1 a.m.
Police, who are still investigating and working to identify the victim, determined the scene of the shooting was the 2900 block of Mosher.
About 5:15 p.m. Sunday, police reported a stabbing inside a home in the 3100 block of Milford Avenue. Twain Robinson, 36, who lived in the home, was stabbed multiple times in the abdomen by an assailant — who fled — and was pronounced dead upon arrival at a hospital.
About 6:30 p.m. Sunday, James Servance, 32, of the 5300 block of Cedar Lane in Columbia, was shot in the 1900 block of Walbrook Avenue and was later pronounced dead at a hospital.
Three men were killed Saturday. One was found in the street in the 1100 block of Barclay Street shortly before 5 a.m with gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at a hospital. Another, whom police identified as Thabiti Wheeler, 33, was found fatally shot in a car in the 300 block of E. 22 1/2 Street about 7 a.m.
About 9 p.m. Saturday, police found a man with gunshot wounds in the 1800 block of Presbury Street, and he died at a hospital a few hours later.
The victims in the Barclay and Presbury shootings have not yet been publicly identified.
Anyone with information about the incidents may contact homicide investigators at 410-396-2100.
Police also reported a nonfatal shooting of a 37-year-old man in the 1100 block of N. Montford Ave. in East Baltimore about 10:30 a.m. Sunday. The victim was shot in the limbs and ran into a nearby home, police said. No suspect or motive was known.Copyright © 2014, The Baltimore Sun