Six adults injured by gunfire in Baltimore to start weekend, police say

Six adults, plus a toddler, were injured in shootings in Baltimore overnight, according to police.

Two men and a woman were shot about 7:30 p.m. on Friday in the 1500 block of Pennsylvania Ave. in Baltimore, police said.


When police first responded to the shooting incident, they found one man with gunshot wounds and a woman wounded in her leg. The two victims were taken to an area hospital, police said.

Later, a third man injured in the same shooting walked into a hospital with a gunshot in his shoulder.


Central District Shooting detectives responded to the scene and assumed control of the investigation.

Early Saturday, at about 12:54 a.m., police responded to a report of a car crash at the 2000 block of W. Saratoga St., in the Lexington neighborhood of West Baltimore, where they found a man and a woman suffering from gunshot wounds, according to police.

Both were involved in the collision and were transported to area hospitals for treatment, police said. Southwest District shooting investigators said the victims were shot at about 12:09 a.m. in the 400 block of Brunswick St., a bit over a mile away, and crashed their vehicle while driving to the hospital.

Later, at about 1:30 a.m., police found a man with gunshot wounds in the 2400 block of E. Oliver St. in the Broadway East neighborhood in East Baltimore, according to police. A medic transported him to an area hospital.

A 3-year-old boy was also injured by gunfire, leading a Baltimore police sergeant to rush the toddler to a hospital at about 10 p.m. Friday, according to police. Police believe the gunshot wound was accidental but did not specify the medical condition of the toddler.

Anyone with information about these shootings is asked to contact Baltimore Police Department detectives at 410-396-2477. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-866-7LOCKUP.