Man killed, three others shot in Baltimore on Thursday, police say

Four people were shot, one fatally, in Baltimore on Thursday, police said.

Officers found a man suffering from gunshot wounds at about 1:51 p.m. in the 2600 block of Quantico Ave. in Greenspring.

The victim, was pronounced dead after being taken to Sinai Hospital. Police on Friday identified the victim as 26-year-old Kynard Butler, of the 1800 block of Gywnns Falls Parkway.

Later, at about 3:40 p.m., police responded to the 3200 block of Phelps Lane in Southwest Baltimore, where officers found a man who had been shot. He was taken to a hospital.

Minutes after that shooting, another shooting was reported nearby, in the 3200 block of McTeague St. That victim was also taken to the hospital.

Police also said Thursday that a 31-year-old man was shot at about 4:53 p.m. Wednesday in the 2600 block of Pennsylvania Ave. The victim told police he was shot in the 2700 block of Reisterstown Road.

Police were also called Thursday to the 1200 block of Washington Blvd., for reports that a gun had been discharged. Officers found a crime scene, but no one there was injured or saw the incident.

Just before midnight, Central District patrol officers responded to an area hospital for a report of a walk-in shooting victims and found a 25-year-old man with a gunshot wound to his back.

Investigators believe he was shot on Washington Boulevard.

Police also announced Thursday that a 21-year-old man was shot March 16 at about 12:55 p.m. in the 2800 block of Hillen Road. He was pronounced dead after being taken to the hospital.

Police ask anyone with information on the fatal shootings to contact homicide detectives at 410-396-2100. Anyone with information on the nonfatal shootings may call Citywide Shooting detectives at 410-396-2221. Anonymous tips may be submitted to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Baltimore Sun reporter Talia Richman contributed to this article.

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