Photo of the shooting scene.Courtesy of Baltimore Police Department
Police in Baltimore, Maryland, confirmed another mass shooting in the United States this Friday afternoon, in which five men were shot dead and the shooter who killed a passerby is still on the run.
Police sources said the shooting began near a Lexington supermarket at 3:30 p.m. local time, and Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison said at a press conference: indicates that the Several shots were fired in the shooting.
Harrison said the victims ranged in age from 38 to 60 and all of the injuries were non-life threatening. Police reiterated to residents that the attackers had not yet been arrested.
#preliminary report: Multiple people were shot dead in downtown Baltimore, police are responding
Law enforcement is currently responding to a shooting near Lexington Market in downtown Baltimore. Where multiple people were injured at the crossroads of Yuto… pic.twitter.com/6Mx64a3YgC
— RAWSALERTS (@rawsalerts) May 26, 2023
BPD is responding to a shooting that resulted in multiple casualties near the intersection of Eutaw and Saratoga streets. The media staging area will be located on his 300 block on Saratoga Street. pic.twitter.com/zh4YFeSiXD
— Baltimore Police (@BaltimorePolice) May 26, 2023