3 shot in 2 separate incidents


August 20, 2008|By RICHARD IRWIN

Three people were shot yesterday in two separate incidents in West Baltimore, police said.

About 7:20 p.m., a woman, 19, and a man in the 2100 block of Division St. in Druid Heights neighborhood when an unknown assailant shot the woman in the leg and the man in the shoulder, said Agent Donny Moses, a police spokesman. The woman was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she was reported in good condition. The man was treated at Maryland General Hospital.

The other shooting was reported at 1:10 p.m. in Harlem Park, Moses said. He said two officers heard at least one shot coming in the 1000 block of Edmondson Ave. Officers found a man, 20, bleeding from a bullet wound to the head. Moses said the victim was taken by ambulance to Maryland Shock Trauma Center and was reported in critical condition.

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