A 23-year-old West Baltimore man was fatally shot in the head while he was eating crabs at McCulloh Homes on Friday night, authorities said.
Police responded to the call at 8:20 p.m. Friday in the 400 block of Watty Court. Brandon Simms had been eating crabs when an unknown gunman walked up and opened fire without warning, police spokesman Donny Moses said. The suspect fled on foot to an unknown location.
Simms, whose address wasn't immediately known, died at 1:45 a.m. Saturday at Maryland Shock Trauma Center.
Officers responded about 11:15 a.m. Saturday to a shooting that occurred in the 2000 block of Rayner Ave. involving an adult male. The man, whose identity wasn't immediately available, was shot in the stomach and taken to an area hospital, where he was listed in serious condition, police said.