Three men injured in separate shootings in Baltimore

September 26, 2010|By Eileen Ambrose, The Baltimore Sun

Three men were injured in separate shootings over the weekend, according to Baltimore police.

Officers were called to a residence in the 2700 block of Oswego Ave. about 10:45 p.m. Saturday and found a man suffering from multiple wounds from shotgun pellets. The 40-year-old victim was being treated at an area hospital, police said.

A 21-year-old man was recuperating from an abrasion caused by a gunshot to his back, police said. The victim told investigators he was driving about 2:15 a.m. Sunday in the 5400 block of Perring Parkway when a vehicle approached his vehicle and started shooting.

There were no known motives or suspects in the two shootings, said Kevin Brown, a police spokesman.

Police also reported that a 38-year-old man was shot in the chest about 5:15 p.m. Saturday in the 3100 block of Chelsea Terrace. He was taken to an area hospital, where he was in critical condition. There was no known motive or suspect.

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