Two teenagers, adult injured in Baltimore shootings

Two teenagers and an adult were shot in Baltimore Monday evening, police said.

A 23-year-old man and a 17-year-old boy were injured in a double shooting about 4:40 p.m. near a shopping center in the 3800 block of Belvedere Ave. in Northwest Baltimore’s Arlington neighborhood, police said.

Both victims were taken to a hospital for treatment, and their conditions were not released. They were shot by an unknown suspect, police said. Police did not provide a suspect description or potential motive.

About 10 minutes earlier, a 16-year-old boy was shot in the chest in the 1500 block of Myrtle Avenue in the Upton neighborhood of West Baltimore, police said.

Detectives from the Citywide Shooting Unit are investigating both incidents, and anyone with information is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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