City shootings wound one man, three teen-agers


Three teen-agers and a man were wounded in separate shootings in Baltimore yesterday. Police had few details yesterday of the latest incident, which occurred about 12:40 p.m. in East Baltimore, in an alley near the 1600 block of Holbrook St.

Investigators said a 22-year-old man was shot in the right thigh and stomach by another man during an argument. Police made no arrests yesterday. They said the unidentified man was in surgery yesterday afternoon at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

A shooting near Oriole Park at Camden Yards occurred about 4:15 a.m. Police said Karlos Williams, 14, of West Baltimore was shot in the back while driving a blue Ford Probe in the 200 block of W. Conway St. Agent Robert W. Weinhold Jr., a police spokesman, said a Mass Transit Administration police officer saw two people in a white car fire shots at the Probe. Police said the victim drove to Maryland General Hospital, where he was treated, then transferred to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. He was in critical condition yesterday.

Elliot Wise, 26, of the 1600 block of Gwynns Falls Parkway and Jerome Samuels, 18, of the 3500 block of Holmes Ave. were charged with attempted murder.

Two other teens were shot about 12:45 a.m. in the 1900 block of N. Monroe St. Police identified the victims as Carlita Brown, 16, of Northwest Baltimore and Carl Brown, 16, of West Baltimore.

Agent Weinhold said Carlita and her brother Carl got into an argument Sunday night with two young men, one of whom fired several shots, police said.

Carl was shot in the lower back and face and was in critical condition yesterday at Johns Hopkins Hospital. His sister suffered a graze wound and was treated at the scene.

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