Violence in Baltimore continues with one man dead, three others injured overnight
By Baltimore Sun staff
Oct 15, 2019 | 9:01 AM
A man died after being shot in the head Monday night, Baltimore Police said, continuing a spate of recent violence that began Saturday.
Seventeen people were shot — four of them fatally — in the city on Saturday and Sunday combined. Three more were shot Monday night, including the man who died in the Brooklyn neighborhood of South Baltimore, and another was shot after midnight.
At approximately 9:21 p.m., Southern District patrol officers responded to the 900 block of Herndon Court for a report of a shooting. The victim, who was found unresponsive, was transported to an area hospital where he later died.
Homicide detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.
About a half-hour earlier, at approximately 8:52 p.m., Northern District patrol officers responded to Wylie Avenue at Pimlico Road in Parklane in Northwest Baltimore for a report of another shooting.
About 12:45 a.m., a 47-year-old man was shot in the back while riding his bicycle in the 4800 block of Beaufort Ave. about a mile away in Northwest Baltimore, police said.
Responding officers did not find the victim, but he arrived at a nearby hospital shortly afterward, police said. He is expected to survive.
Police on Tuesday also identified two recent homicide victims: Antonio Modica, 24, who was killed on Thursday in the 1900 block of West Pratt St., and Franklin Ausby, 22, who was killed Sunday in the 500 block of Tunbridge Road.