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Baltimore Police: Man shot in Central Park Heights two blocks from Sunday’s fatality; three other shootings Wednesday

Baltimore police investigate a shooting in the 3600 block of W. Garrison Ave. on May 27, 2020.
Baltimore police investigate a shooting in the 3600 block of W. Garrison Ave. on May 27, 2020. (ULY)

A man was shot in the leg Wednesday in Baltimore’s Central Park Heights neighborhood, police say, about two blocks from where a 34-year-old man was fatally shot Sunday.

Baltimore Police wrote in a news release Wednesday afternoon that officers were called to the 3600 block of W. Garrison Ave. at 12:35 p.m. for a report of a shooting.

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Officers found an adult male who’d been shot in the leg, police wrote. A tourniquet was applied to the wound and the man was taken to the hospital, where he is being treated.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Northwest District Shooting detectives, at 410-396-2466.

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The shooting is about two blocks from where Donald Foster, 34, of Staunton, Virginia, was killed Sunday.

Foster was found suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in the 5200 block of Litchfield Ave. He was taken to the hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

A little less than four hours later, at 4:20 p.m., police were called to Northwest Baltimore . for a shooting.

When officers arrived in the 3100 block of Bancroft Road in Cheswolde, they found a 27-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder. The victim was transported to a hospital, but police did not provide the man’s condition.

At about 6:30 p.m., authorities were called to another Northwest Baltimore neighborhood, Central Park Heights, for a shooting.

Police said they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds in the 3300 block of Reisterstown Road. The man was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

At 7:40 p.m., police were called to Southwest Baltimore’s Irvington neighborhood for a shooting.

A 29-year-old man was suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen, police said, in the 300 block of Marydell Ave. The victim’s condition is unknown.

Homicide detectives work a crime scene in the 3600 block of Garrison Ave. in Central Park Heights near Park Heights.
Homicide detectives work a crime scene in the 3600 block of Garrison Ave. in Central Park Heights near Park Heights. (Ulysses Muñoz/The Baltimore Sun)

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