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3 men wounded, 2 critically, in Baltimore shootings less than an hour apart


BALTIMORE — Police are investigating two shootings in Baltimore that wounded three men, two critically.

Police say the first shooting happened just after 9 p.m. Friday near West Baltimore and Stricker streets. Police arrived to find one man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds and another man who had been shot in the leg. The first man was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The second shooting happened less than an hour later in the 1600 block of East 25th Street. Officers found a 25-year-old man bleeding from a gunshot wound to the chest. He was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

Police say they believe the man was shot as he made a delivery in the area.

Homicide detectives are working both cases. No suspects have been arrested.

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