Man, 51, killed in Northwest Baltimore with 'obvious signs of trauma'

Man, 51, killed in Northwest Baltimore with 'obvious signs of trauma'

A 51-year-old man was killed Thursday night in Northwest Baltimore, pronounced dead from "obvious signs of trauma" where he was found in the 4000 block of Grantley Road, according to Baltimore Police.

Officers first responded about 10:05 p.m. to the 5500 block of Reisterstown Road for a reported assault and located a victim, who was not identified, who said he had been transported there by a friend after being assaulted in the 4000 block of Grantley Road, police said.

Upon arrival at that location, officers located the 51-year-old man lying unresponsive on the ground — the city's 289th homicide victim of 2015.

Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

Police are also investigating two non-fatal shootings that occurred Thursday night — both in Northeast Baltimore.

About 10:35 p.m., officers responded to a reported shooting in the 6500 block of Pioneer Drive and located a 30-year-old man suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the upper body, police said.

About 11:50 p.m., officers responded to a reported shooting in the 3100 block of Kenyon Avenue and located a 28-year-old man suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the lower body, police said. An investigation showed he had been shot by an unknown person one block over, in the 3000 block of Kenyon Avenue, police said.

Anyone with information on either incident is asked to call detectives at 410-396-2626 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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