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Two people killed in Baltimore overnight

Two more people were killed in Baltimore overnight, according to police.

A 59-year-old man was found shot dead in the Washington Village/Pigtown neighborhood Friday morning, police said.

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Police were called to the 1100 block of Ward Street in the southwest Baltimore neighborhood at 6:30 a.m. for reports of a man who was not breathing.

The man suffered gunshot wounds to the stomach and was pronounced dead at the scene. Police have not released the man's identity. Police said they were working to determine a suspect and a motive for the killing.

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That shooting occurred in the same area where two other men were shot – one fatally – on Tuesday night.

A 42-year-old man who was shot Thursday night in Reservoir Hill has died.

The man was shot in the 2400 block of Eutaw Place. Witnesses told police they heard gunshots and saw a black BMW speed away from the scene.

Meanwhile, another man was shot in the leg during an attempted robbery in East Baltimore on Thursday night.

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The 22-year-old man told officers that he was walking near the intersection of Wolfe Street and Federal Street in Broadway East when a masked man pulled out a gun and tried to rob him.

The two men struggled and the victim was shot in the leg. The shooter ran off and the man went to a hospital on his own, where he was interviewed by police.

Anyone with information in any of these incidents is asked to call police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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