Three people were injured Friday evening in shootings in Baltimore City, where communities are experiencing a disturbing rate of gun violence in 2022.
Officers responded around 6:02 p.m. to the 1600 block of Normal Ave. in East Baltimore’s Darley Park neighborhood where they found a 20-year-old man and 16-year-old youth suffering from gunshot wounds. Both victims were taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to call 410-396-2433 or leave an anonymous tip with Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.
Minutes later at 6:25 p.m., officers responded to an area hospital where a 19-year-old shooting victim was seeking treatment for non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. Central District shooting detectives are investigating the incident and had not determined on Friday evening where it occurred.
Detectives are asking anyone with information to call detectives at 410-396-2411 or leave an anonymous tip with Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.
The bloodshed adds to an already violent month for Baltimore City, where local leaders have joined community outcry over current levels of violence.