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2 men shot, killed in Baltimore shootings Monday

A man was shot and killed Monday in Southwest Baltimore, police said. 
A man was shot and killed Monday in Southwest Baltimore, police said. 

Two men were shot and killed Monday in Baltimore, police said.

At about 10:25 a.m., officers responded to the 3000 block of Belmont Ave. in Southwest Baltimore, where they found a man with gunshot wounds to his head and torso.

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Police said the man was pronounced dead on the scene by medics.

Then, officers responded to the 3000 block of Oakley Ave. in Northwest Baltimore at about 1:18 p.m. and found an unresponsive man with gunshot wounds to the face. He was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

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September ended with 37 homicides and 64 non-fatal shootings, according to the Baltimore Police Department.

The October homicides come after a violent September. Baltimore had more than a homicide a day in September, which ended with 37 people killed. And nearly half the killings for the month — 17 — occurred during the last week of September.

So far this year, 233 people were killed in Baltimore, according to Baltimore Police.

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