City police investigate four slayings
Police are investigating four homicides that occurred early Sunday in Southwest and West Baltimore. Names of the victims have not been released. Here's what a department spokesman sent out to reporters:
700 Blk N. Calhoun Street (Western District)
4/23/11 - 23:20 Hrs
Officers responded to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma for report of a walk-in shooting victim. Upon arrival they located the victim (B/M 20 years-old) being treated for multiple gunshot wounds. Further investigation revealed that as he was at the intersection of Calhoun and Harlem he was approached by an unknown male who began firing at the him. After being struck he was transported by a nearby companion to Shock Trauma. At present, no word on motives or suspects.
4200 Rokeby Road (Southwest District)
4/24/11 - 02:12 Hrs
Officers responded to the above location for report of a discharging of firearms. Upon arrival they located two individuals (black males in their early twenties) sitting within a vehicle suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Medics were called and pronounced the victims at the scene. At present there is no word on suspects and/or motive.
4700 Blk of Sayer Avenue (Southwest District)
4/24/11 - 01:47 Hrs
Officers responded at the above date/time to the location for report of a shooting. Upon arrival they located a victim (b/m 25 years of age) suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso. He was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma where he was pronounced at 02:53 Hrs. Further investigation revealed that he was shot multiple times as he sat on his steps by an unknown individual. At present, no word on suspects or motives.