Man fatally shot in West Baltimore

A man was shot in the leg in West Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon.

A man was found fatally shot at the edge of the Poppleton area of West Baltimore on Wednesday evening, police said.

The man was found with multiple gunshot wounds around 6:50 p.m. at the intersection of W. Baltimore and Carey streets, police said. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police had no more details on the homicide.

In a separate incident, a man was shot in the leg in the Penrose area of West Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The man was found around 2:15 p.m. in the 100 block of N. Smallwood St. and was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police had no more details. Anyone with information is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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