Seven People Shot Overnight In Downtown Baltimore

Seven people were shot early Sunday morning in downtown Baltimore. Authorities say that 4 victims were brought to the hospital by ambulance: a 20 year old man shot in the shoulder and hip, an 18 year old male shot in both legs, a 27 year old shot in the arm, and a 17 year old shot in the back and leg. The three other victims —  a 22 year old man shot in the finger, a 17 year old male shot in the arm, and an unidentified third male — walked into the hospital

The incident happened around 2 on Sunday morning, when police say that people had been waiting in line to get into a hookah lounge when a car pulled up, parked and two men got out – one with a rifle, one with a handgun. The two approached the line, started firing, then returned to the car and fled. It is believed that two other people were also in the car.

Central District Shooting detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at 410-396-2411 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.


Reports say 7 people shot early Sunday in downtown Baltimore