Police were investigating several shootings Sunday, including three unrelated shootings that occurred within three hours early Sunday and an early-morning homicide on the west side.
In one shooting, a man was wounded in the lower back near the emergency-room entrance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center just west of downtown about 3 a.m.
Police were also investigating nonfatal shootings that occurred shortly after midnight. One was at Frederick Ave. and Monastery St. in Southwest Baltimore, near Loudon Park Cemetery, where a man was wounded in the left thigh. The other occurred in the 3000 block of Mayfield Ave. in Northeast Baltimore, near Clifton Park, where a man was shot in the left foot.
An adult male, the apparent victim of a shooting, was also found dead about 8:30 a.m. in the 5300 block of Denmore Ave.
— Liz Bowie and Peter Hermann