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CrimeTwo killed, two injured in spate of violence Friday in Baltimore, police say

21:20  12 january  2019
21:20  12 january  2019 Source:   msn.com

5 killed in Zimbabwe fuel hike protests, activists say

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BALTIMORE (WBFF) -- Four people were killed and two were injured in five separate shootings on Tuesday night in Baltimore City. One of the victims, a 27-year-old man found with a gunshot wound to the head in the area of N. Payson St and W. Lexington St, is listed in critical condition.

BALTIMORE (WBFF) - Three shootings, one of them fatal, were reported in less than an hour throughout Baltimore City Friday afternoon. At 12:54 p.m., a 19-year-old man was shot in the leg in the Penn-North area, on North Avenue at McCulloh Street, said police .

Two killed, two injured in spate of violence Friday in Baltimore, police say© Prathaan/iStockphoto/Getty Images

A woman was fatally stabbed, a man fatally shot, and two others were injured in shootings in a spate of violence Friday, Baltimore police said.

Officers were called at 6:38 p.m. to the 6700 block of Holabird Avenue in East Baltimore, near the city and county line, where police said a 39 year-old woman was found unresponsive with multiple stab wounds to the body.

The woman, whose name was not released, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Less than two hours earlier, at 5:03 p.m., police said officers were called to a shooting in the 2000 block of Hollins St. in Southeast Baltimore. Police said a 27 year-old man was shot in the head and neck, and he was taken to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Alabama police sergeant killed, officer injured in shooting outside club

Alabama police sergeant killed, officer injured in shooting outside club The slain officer has been identified as Sgt. Wytasha Carter, 44, of Birmingham, Alabama. Carter has been a member of the Birmingham Police Department since 2011. He was promoted to sergeant in February 2018. Carter, who is survived by his wife and children, is the first Birmingham officer killed in the line of duty in more than 14 years.

Two died and two others were injured Tuesday morning in a quadruple shooting in northeast Baltimore , police said . The commissioner called the amount of violence unconscionable, saying it's fueled by people using guns to settle petty disputes. He took aim at judges for letting gun offenders

Two officers were killed and two others were injured in two separate Florida shootings that took place Friday night, outbreaks of violence against police that reverberated across the nation. The first shooting happened in Kissimmee, Fla., just south of Orlando.

Police have not released the man's name.

At 4:47 p.m., officers were called to the 2000 block of Denison Street in West Baltimore where a 48-year-old man had been shot in the face. He was taken to an area hospital where he is listed in stable condition.

The violence continued later Friday night with a shooting that occurred just after 11 p.m. in the 2400 block of Brentwood Ave. in the Barclay neighborhood.

Police said a 35-year-old man was shot in the upper body and taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information on the homicides is asked to call detectives at 410-396-2100. Those with information on the shootings should call citywide shooting detectives at 410-396-2221. Tips can also be reported to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.

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Several reported dead, 17 injured in Ottawa bus crash.
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