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Baltimore Police: 2 wounded in morning shootings check themselves into hospitals

Baltimore Police: 2 wounded in morning shootings check themselves into hospitals

Two men were wounded in separate shootings early Monday, police said.

A 26-year-old man checked himself into a hospital with a gunshot wound to his torso. He was immediately taken into surgery, police said. He had been shot 2:14 a.m. at Custom House Avenue and Water Street downtown.

Less than an hour earlier, around 1:30 a.m., a 52-year-old man checked himself into a hospital with a gunshot wound to his thigh. Police said the man was standing near The Johns Hopkins Hospital when a gunman approached and asked for a cigarette. The gunman shot the man then ran from the scene in the 1700 block of East Monument St.

Also Monday, police named two men killed Sunday in separate...

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