Three men dead in Baltimore on Thursday; other shootings reported

On Thursday in Baltimore, one man was fatally shot, another was found dead by train tracks, and a third victim died from injuries suffered in an earlier shooting.

An adult man was fatally shot just after midnight in the 4100 block of Cranston Ave. in West Baltimore. He was taken to an area hospital where he died.

Around 9:30 a.m., police were dispatched to the railroad tracks by Towanda Avenue and Oswego Avenue in Northwest Baltimore to investigate the discovery of an adult man found dead in the area. Detectives suspect foul play and are awaiting the results of an autopsy.

A 26-year-old man shot Wednesday in the 2600 block of Saint Benedict St. in West Baltimore died from his injuries. Police identified him as Travon Reid. His family members could not be reached Thursday.

On early Friday morning, Baltimore police released details about two nonfatal shootings.

At 6:48 p.m., Northern District patrol officers responded to the 33000 block of Greenmount Avenue to investigate a reported shooting.

Once at the location, officers located an adult female suffering from a non-life-threatening gunshot wound to the leg. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

At 6:31 p.m., Central District patrol officers responded to the 1000 block of Stoddard Court to investigate a reported shooting.

Once at the location, officers located two adult males suffering from non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. The victims were transported to area hospitals for treatment.

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