Seven people were injured in four separate shootings in Baltimore on Thursday, according to police.
In the first incident, two men were injured in a double shooting, police said.
At 11:48 a.m., Baltimore police responded to the intersection of West Saratoga and Schroeder streets in the Poppleton neighborhood of West Baltimore to investigate a reported shooting. While there, officers found a 31-year-old man who was shot in the abdomen. Nearby residents directed officers to the 200 block of Fremont Ave. where officers saw a vehicle that crashed into a tree, police said.
Inside the vehicle, they found a 27-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds. Both men were taken to the hospital for treatment.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Western shooting detectives at 410-396-2477.
, At about 1:59 p.m., Northeast District officers were dispatched to the 3300 block of Bel Air Road in the Bel-Air Edison neighborhood where they found three people suffering from “non-life-threatening” gunshot wounds.
Officers said two women, 28 and 36 years old, and a 25-year-old man were injured. The victims were taken to an area hospital. Detectives later found out that the 25-year-old man had a handgun in his possession.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Northeast District Shooting detectives at 410-396-2444.
At approximately 4:15 p.m., a Northwest District patrol officer heard gunfire while in the Park Heights area. When the officer began canvassing the area, he found a 23-year-old man suffering from “non-life-threatening” gunshot wounds in the 3200 block of Spaulding Ave in the Central Park Heights neighborhood, according to police.
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