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Fells Point Halloween festivities end in violence for second year

For the second time in two years, violence marred Halloween festivities in Fells Point's bar district, revelry that some business owners and residents said has gotten increasingly out of hand in recent years.

A 22-year-old woman was shot in the foot and three people were stabbed after a street fight in separate incidents early Tuesday morning, police said. The violence occurred after hundreds flocked to the area to celebrate.

The historic waterfront neighborhod has long been a magnet for costumed merry-makers, but the lack of a formal event has contributed to a sense of chaos, as people gather in public spaces, leaving traffic and trash in their wake, some...