Man killed in Park Heights area; two others shot in Coppin Heights

A 63-year-old man was killed in Northwest Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon, police said.

The man was found around 1:30 p.m. in an apartment building in the 5000 block of Denmore Avenue in the Park Heights area, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said they were working to identify a suspect or a motive. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2100, Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP, or text a tip to 443-902-4824.

The shooting was the second homicide of the day. Earlier Wednesday, a man was fatally shot in the 2000 block of McCulloh Street around 6:30 a.m.

Two men were also shot Wednesday in a separate incident in West Baltimore.

The men were found around 4:30 p.m. in the 1600 block of Ruxton Avenue in the Coppin Heights area. One was shot in the leg and the other in the back. Both were taken to hospitals for treatment.

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