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A 25-year-old man who was shot in Southwest Baltimore on Dec. 18 died from his injuries Tuesday, making him the fourth fatality from a deadly 24-hour stretch of shootings in Baltimore two weeks ago.

Baltimore police wrote in a news release that a 25-year-old man who was one of two men found shot in the area of the 2400 Wilgrey Ct. in the Westport neighborhood the morning of Dec. 18 died from his injuries. Police did not identify the victim.

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The second victim, a 23-year-old man, is expected to survive his injuries, police wrote.

Homicide detectives are now handling the investigation and police ask anyone with information to call 410-396-2100 or leave tips anonymously at 1-866-7Lockup.

The man was struck by gunfire the same day Baltimore police responded to a string of shootings over a 24-hour period on from Dec. 17 into the morning hours the next day.

Three others died in shootings the day before, including Sean Davis, a 33-year-old community leader who organized a toy drive for children affected by violent crime. At least 10 people were shot during that same 24-hour period, including the three fatalities.

His death marks the 348th homicide in the city in 2019.

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