Three killed, one injured in three Northwest Baltimore shootings Wednesday, police say

Four people were shot, including three men who died, in Northwest Baltimore on Wednesday, Baltimore Police said.

Two of the shootings occurred about two hours apart in Northwest Baltimore, located a half-mile away. A Baltimore Police spokesperson said it is too early to determine whether they are connected, but detectives are investigating.


At approximately 10:02 a.m., Northwest District patrol officers were called to the 4000 block of Park Heights Avenue for a report of a shooting. Officers arrived to find a 27-year-old woman and a 25-year-old man, identified Thursday as Tavaz Myles, suffering from gunshot wounds.

Paramedics took the victims to a hospital, where Myles later died.

Around 11:40 a.m., police were called to a reported shooting at the 4200 block of Pimlico Road, where 20-year-old Amare Burruss was shot multiple times. He later died at a hospital.

Police previously reported that the shooting took place in the 2600 block of Park Heights Terrace.

A few hours later, another man was shot and killed less than a half-mile from the previous shooting.

Police arrived in the 2500 block of Oswego Avenue at about 2:55 p.m. and found a man with gunshot wounds in his arm and head. Medics pronounced him dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives ask anyone with information to call 410-396-2100 or make an anonymous tip by calling Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.