Baltimore Police: Male fatally shot in alley Sunday night; victim in earlier shooting in critical condition

A male was fatally shot in an alley in Northwest Baltimore on Sunday night and another was critically injured in separate shooting earlier in the day, police said.

Baltimore Police said they were called to the 2400 block of Shirley Ave. around 7:45 p.m. for a shooting.


When officers arrived in the Greenspring neighborhood they found a male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds in an alley. The victim died at the scene, police said.

Anyone with information is urged to contact homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.


Those who wish to remain anonymous can use the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 866-7LOCKUP and can anonymously text a tip by going to the Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland website.

About an hour after midnight Sunday, Central District officers were called to the 200 block of W. Read St. for a reported shooting.

When officers arrived in the Mid-Town Belvedere neighborhood, they found a 36-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was transported to an area hospital where he is in critical condition, police said.

Detectives believe the man was shot in the 700 block of Druid Hill Ave.

Around 11:30 p.m. Saturday night, Northwestern District officers were called to the 4100 block of Belvedere Ave. for a shooting.

Officers found a 37-year-old woman suffering from a graze wound and she was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.