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Police: Two killed in separate West Baltimore shootings Saturday night, three others injured by gunfire over weekend

Two men were fatally shot in separate incidents late Saturday evening, Baltimore police said.

Responding to a reported shooting around 9:46 p.m., police found a 36-year-old man who had been shot in the chest in the 2300 block of Wilkens Ave. in Southwest Baltimore, according to law enforcement.

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He was taken to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

Around 10:39 p.m., police responded to the 900 block of N. Calhoun St. in West Baltimore after hearing a weapon discharged, according to law enforcement.

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A 44-year-old man who was found suffering from gunshot wounds was transported to Shock Trauma, where he died while in surgery, police said.

Anyone with information about these murders is asked to call detectives at 410-396-2100. Callers can send anonymous tips to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Police are also investigating three separate nonfatal shootings that took place across the city Saturday and Sunday.

Around 12:13 a.m. Saturday, police responded to the 3300 block of Bank St. for a shooting. Upon arriving, officers found a 52-year-old woman with gunshot wounds. She was taken to a hospital where she’s in “serious but stable condition,” police said Saturday.

And a 33-year-old shot in the hand and leg was taken to a hospital after police responded to a shot spotter alert around 1:40 p.m. Saturday in the 900 block of Valley St., police said. The man’s injuries were not life-threatening, according to police.

On Sunday, a 46-year-old man was shot in the shoulder in North Baltimore, according to police.

The department said the man was first found suffering from the gunshot wound after he’d walked into a local hospital. The injury was not life-threatening.

Police say the man told investigators that he had gotten into an argument while in the 3300 block of Greenmount Ave. when an unknown man pulled out a gun and shot him. The department did not name a suspect in the case.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 410-396-2455.

Baltimore Sun staff writer Phil Davis contributed to this article.

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