Fourteen shot, one killed in violent weekend in Baltimore

A violent weekend across Baltimore continued as eight people were shot from Saturday evening into Sunday evening, taking the weekend's toll to thirteen injured and one killed in shootings across the city.

By late Saturday, six people had been shot, one fatally, bringing the city's count to 152 homicides.

At about 10:30 p.m. Saturday, police were called to the 1400 block of Carroll Street in Washington Village/Pigtown where a woman had been shot in the back, police said.

At about 11:45 p.m., a man was shot in the 1500 block of Ellamont Street in Rosemont in Southwest Baltimore, police said.

About 45 minutes later in West Baltimore, a woman was shot in the stomach while walking in the rear of the 1500 block of W. Fayette Street, police said. The woman was found by police in the 1600 block of Lexington Street in the city's Franklin Square neighborhood, police said.

Police said the woman told officers she was shot by an unknown suspect.

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A short time later, a man walked into an area hospital after being shot.

Police said he told officers he also was shot in the 1500 block of W. Fayette Street by an unknown gunman.

Also at 12:30 a.m., about two miles north in the city's Druid Heights neighborhood, three people were shot in the 2100 block of McCulloh Street.

The first victim, a man, was found at the scene shot in his leg. Another man had gunshot wounds to his body.

Both victims were transported to area hospitals for treatment, police said.

A short time later, a woman arrived at an area hospital with a gunshot wound to her back.

Police said they believe all three victims were in the 2100 block of McCulloh Street when they were shot.

At about 7:30 p.m. Sunday a man was shot in the shoulder inside a Northwest Baltimore carry-out restaurant, police said. The shooting happened at the establishment in the 4700 block of Liberty Heights Avenue, where responding officers found the man with a gunshot wound inside, police said. He was taken to a hospital for treatment.

Police did not release any suspect information, or the conditions of any of the victims in any of the shootings overnight.

The weekend violence also continues a surge in shootings and homicides in the city, which had a record number of 146 killings in the first five months of the year.

Citywide Shooting Unit detectives ask that anyone with information is asked to call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.

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