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Three juveniles shot in Baltimore this weekend

Three young boys were among the five people injured in shootings over the weekend in Baltimore, police said Sunday. Three people were killed in the city, police said.

Two boys, ages 8 and 10, were outside at 10:41 p.m. in the 1600 block of Cliftview Ave. in the Darley Park neighborhood when at least one unknown suspect began shooting. The boys were shot in the back and the suspect ran, police said. Both victims were transported to area hospitals and are expected to survive, police said.

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Anyone with information may contact Eastern District detectives at 410-396-2433.

A 13-year-old boy walked into a hospital at 5:48 p.m. with a gunshot wound to his side, which police said he sustained in the 200 block of Cherry Hill Road on the south side of the city.

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City officials had celebrated a drop in violence including more than a year without a homicide, in the Cherry Hill neighborhood a week before. A young child was injured by a dirt bike in a hit-and-run in the same neighborhood Saturday night.

Early Sunday morning, police responded to an area hospital at 12:43 a.m., where a 28-year-old man walked in after being shot in the shoulder. The man told officers he heard gunfire in the 3900 block of 2nd St. in the Brooklyn section of South Baltimore, and realized he had been shot.

Anyone with information may call Southern District detectives at 410-396-2499.

Police found a 25-year-old man shot in the elbow at 5:37 a.m. in the 2400 block of Frederick Ave. in the southwest Baltimore neighborhood of Shipley Hill. The man was transported to an area hospital. Anyone with information may call Southwest District detectives at 410-396-2488.

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The conditions of the victims, as well as motives and suspects in the shootings, were not released Sunday.

Police said Sunday they were also investigating three additional homicides including a 21-year-old man who was shot to death in the 2200 block of Annapolis Road, in the Westport neighborhood of South Baltimore.

The department was already handling one homicide that took place on Saturday.

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