Three killed, one injured in four separate shootings Baltimore Saturday

Three people were killed and an elderly man was hurt in four shootings across Baltimore on Saturday.

The first victim of the day, police said, was a 24-year-old man was found shot around midnight in the 1800 block of Rutland Ave. in the Broadway East neighborhood. The man, whose name has not been released, was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he died.

Shortly afterward, at 12:36 a.m., officers were called to the 5800 block of Bel Air Road in Northeast Baltimore where they found a 69-year-old man who had been shot during a dispute over money, police said. He was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Then at 3:06 a.m., police responded to the morning's second homicide in the 500 block of N. Bouldin St. in Southeast Baltimore.

A 29-year-old woman had been shot and was taken to Hopkins where she was pronounced dead. Police did not release her name Saturday evening.

Saturday evening, police said, a gunman walked up to the passenger side of a car in the Carrollton Ridge neighborhood and shot a 28-year-old man. Police arrived at the scene in the 600 blook of S. Payson St., and the man was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead.

There have been 150 homicides so far this year, including four already this month. Through May, the city had the most killings on record through the first five months of the year.

Anyone with information on the homicides is asked to call detectives at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips and video to 443-902-4824.

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