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Residents of Latrobe Homes on edge after children are shot

Residents of Latrobe Homes on edge after children are shot

Days after two young children were wounded in the crossfire of a shootout at the Latrobe Homes public housing complex, Priscilla Wheeler said her mind was on her 3-year-old granddaughter, Kar-lee.

"Nighttime, we be in the house," said Wheeler, 55. "We don't be out here. You just never know when they're going to start shooting."

On Wednesday afternoon, 50 police recruits fanned out around Latrobe Homes in East Baltimore, passing out fliers asking for residents to call or text them tips in the Saturday night shooting that wounded a 4-year-old, a 6-year-old and a 61-year-old woman in a wheelchair. Police also released a surveillance video Wednesday of what...

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