BALTIMORE — W. Baltimore man is fatally shot
BALTIMORE -- A 33-year-old West Baltimore man was shot to death in the 2000 block of Edmondson Ave. last night.
Pronounced dead at the scene from at least one gunshot wound to the back was Shawn Williams, of the 2600 block of Lauretta Ave.
Homicide detective David Neverdon said the victim, who had $11 on him, was found by Western District police around 10:15 p.m. as they responded to a report of a man lying on the sidewalk near North Pulaski Street.
Detective Neverdon said the victim was identified at the scene by a relative.
The officer said police knew of no motive or suspect in the man's death, adding that anyone with information about the incident should call the homicide squad at 396-2100.
1 man slain, 2 wounded in late-night shootings
BALTIMORE -- Three men were standing on the corner of Pimlico Road and Quantico Avenue last night when they were caught in a hail of gunfire that left one of them dead and two wounded.
At the scene, police recovered 25 9 mm shell casings.
Homicide detective Darryl Massey said Gordon Wesley Pinchback, 27, of the 3000 block of Grantley Road, was pronounced dead at the scene from at least one bullet wound to the chest.
Treated at Sinai Hospital for a gunshot wound of the right leg was Lawrence Dixon, 21, of the 2800 block of Boarman Ave.
The third victim, Rodney Darnell Owens, 22, of the 2000 block of Boyd St., was shot in the back and was admitted in serious condition to a hospital that Detective Massey declined to name.
Suspect arrested in slaying of man
BALTIMORE -- City police arrested a man last night inside an East Baltimore house on a warrant charging him with the homicide of a man shot last month who died Dec. 4.
Charged with first-degree murder is Anthony T. Faulkner, 29, of the 2700 block of E. Chase St. He is being held at the Eastern District lockup without bail pending a bail review hearing today in District Court.
The accused was arrested by Eastern District police inside a house in the 800 block of N. Lakewood Ave. after receiving a tip, said Homicide detective Christopher Beiling.
Detective Beiling said the suspect was charged in a warrant with killing Duane Gladden, 28, of the 1400 block of N. Longwood St., during an argument on Nov. 27 in the 3000 block of E. Monument St.