Four slain, 3 wounded on streets

September 16, 1994|By Richard Irwin | Richard Irwin,Sun Staff Writer

Four men were shot to death in separate incidents in the city within about 90 minutes last night. No arrests have been made. Also during the night, three other men were shot, two of them while seated in a car on a Pimlico street.

The latest killing occurred in the 2700 block of Monument St. about 10:30 p.m. when an unidentified gunman approached two men standing near a crowd of people and opened fire with a semiautomatic handgun.

Pronounced dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds was Gregory McGraw, 19, of the 600 block of N. Kenwood Ave.

The second victim, Kevin Green, 18, of the 2700 block of Monument St., died a short time later at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Shortly before 10 p.m., Garrett Washington, 42, whose address was not available, was in the 1700 block of N. Gay St. when someone shot him in the chest. He also was pronounced dead at the scene.

At 8:55 p.m., Southwestern District police responding to a report of a shooting in the 500 block of N. Denison St. near Edmondson Avenue found Clinton M. Carter, 37, of the 3500 block of Franklin St., lying in the street and bleeding from a gunshot wound to the head.

An ambulance crew pronounced him dead at the scene.

While homicide detectives investigated, district police were looking into two shootings that left three men wounded.

At 8:20 p.m., Northwestern District police arrived in the 5000 block of Denmore Ave. in Pimlico and found James Foster, 33, of the 1100 block of Braddish Ave., seated behind the wheel of car and suffering from gunshot wounds to the chest, right arm and buttocks. He was taken to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was listed in critical condition.

A passenger in the car, Clifton Boney, 29, of the Westmont Apartments in the first block of Brubar Court in Villa Nova, Baltimore County, was shot in the upper right leg but managed to get out of the vehicle and run before collapsing in the 3300 block of W. Garrison Ave., where police found him. He was listed in good condition at Sinai Hospital.

Police said a teen-age boy armed with a small-caliber handgun and seen running away was being sought.

About 7:30 p.m., Arnell Lee, 21, of the 2200 block of Mouny Holly St., was walking with his cousin in the 1800 block of Walbrook Ave. when he heard gunfire and fell to the pavement with a bullet wound to the right side of his chest.

He was rushed to the Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was listed in serious but stable condition.

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