Man, woman injured in shooting near York Road bus stop

Three people were shot, one fatally, in Baltimore Tuesday, police said.

A man and woman were injured in shooting Tuesday night in North Baltimore, city police said.

A 31-year-old man was in the torso and an 18-year-old woman was shot in the hip just before 9:20 p.m. in the 5200 block of York Road, in the Winston Govans neighborhood, police said.

On Wednesday morning, blood remained at the scene, smeared on the glass bus stop enclosure and on the sidewalk, shocking many passersby, some waiting for the bus.

"I want it to stop. Enough it enough," said Maxine Wiggins, who waited with her friend and her friend's young daughter at the bus stop, which had recently been power washed.

"I don't know what to do," she said about the violence, as she waited with others on two nearby benches. Several uniformed police officers stood nearby. Wiggins said were taking the number 8 bus downtown to get their nails done.

Both were taken to area hospitals for treatment. Update on the victims' conditions were not released Wednesday morning.

Police said suspect description and motive was not available. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Northern District detectives at 410-396-2455.

On Wednesday, police identified a man who was shot in Midtown-Edmondson neighborhood in West Baltimore Monday night and later died from his injuries.

Police were called to shooting at 11:22 p.m. Monday in the 600 block N. Payson Street, where the victim was found shot in the head. He was taken to an area hospital and he later died. Police identified him as Raja'ee Naneem Sincere of the 600 block of N. Payson Street.

Police are also investigating the death of a man who was found on Tuesday morning with a fatal gunshot wound to his head in Southwest Baltimore.

Officers were called at 8:32 a.m. Tuesday for a report of a person not breathing in the 4300 block Eldone Road in the Yale Heights community, where they found the victim who had been shot in the head. Police said he was pronounced dead on the scene.

Police have not publicly identified him.

Anyone with information on either death is asked to homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.

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