Two men killed, one wounded in Baltimore shootings overnight, police say

Two men were killed and another man was injured in separate shootings overnight in Baltimore, city police said.

A 34-year-old man was fatally shot Friday night in the Forest Park neighborhood of Northwest Baltimore, police said.

Officers were called just after 8 p.m. to the 3700 block of W. Forest Park Ave. for a shooting and found the victim.

The man, whose name was not released Friday night, was taken to Sinai Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Later, at about 1:50 a.m. Saturday, police in the area of South Sharp Street heard gunfire, investigated the area and found in the 900 block of Peach St. a 33-year-old man and a 37-year-old man who had been shot.

The men were taken to area hospitals, but the 37-year-old man was pronounced dead soon after arriving at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center. Police did not identify either man.

Until Friday’s shooting, the city had gone four days without a homicide. So far this year, 130 people have been killed.

Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to remain anonymous can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP. Tips can be texted to 443-902-4824.

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