A 16-year-old boy was killed and a 12-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in West Baltimore on Wednesday afternoon, according to Baltimore police.
The shooting happened around 3:25 p.m. in the 900 block of Poplar Grove in the Franklintown Road neighborhood. When Southwest District officers arrived, they found the 16-year-old victim who had been shot, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene; police did not provide the victim’s name.
While officers were still at the location, they were told of a second victim, a 12-year-old boy, who was shot in the foot, police said.