Two teenagers were injured and a third was fatally shot Friday night in what police believe are separate but related shootings.
Officers responded to the 2500 block of Loyola Southway in northwest Baltimore for a shooting around 7:16 p.m., police said. They found two 18-year-old males with gunshot wounds; both were taken to area hospitals in stable condition, according to law enforcement.
Around the time police were investigating the shooting, officers responded to reports of a second shooting in the 3000 block of Druid Park Drive, police said.
There, police found an 18-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds in the front seat of a vehicle. He was transported to shock trauma, where he was pronounced dead soon thereafter, according to police.
Detectives believe the third victim was shot in Loyola Southway as well, then fled to Druid Park Drive.
Also Friday, around 9:05 p.m., police responding to a shot spotter alert in the 1200 block of W. North Avenue in northwest Baltimore found a 41-year-old man with gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital where his condition was not immediately known, police said.
Police ask anyone with information to call 410-396-2100. Those who want to remain anonymous can call in tips to 1-866-7LOCKUP.