Jul 26, 2014
Mostly Cloudy

Boy, 16, Shot and Killed on Greenmount Avenue

Two other men were injured in the shooting and are in stable condition at area hospitals.

Boy, 16, Shot and Killed on Greenmount Avenue

(UPDATE) 9:51 a.m., Wed.— A 16-year-old boy was shot and killed and two other men were wounded Tuesday night as Baltimore police continue to search for suspects. 

The shooting occured at about 8 p.m. in the  2600 block of Greenmount Avenue, according to Baltimore police.

Det. Vernon Davis, a police spokesman, said officers responded to the scene and found three men shot; one was unresponsive.

The 16-year-old was pronounced dead shortly after, while a 20-year-old man and a 33-year-old man were rushed to area hospitals where they are in stable condition. 

He said detectives were still at the scene at about 9 p.m. investigating the shooting.

Davis said Wednesday morning that  police are still in the process of searching for information aboot the shooting and suspects in the crime. 

Sign up for our newsletter, and follow us on  Facebook and  Twitter. Contact editor Adam Bednar with any news tips. Want to write on your own? Skip the middle man.  Join our Local Voices.

Don’t miss updates from Patch!