1 man dead in quadruple shooting in east Baltimore

One man died and three other people were injured Tuesday afternoon in a shooting after a person fired more than 60 shots from an assault rifle in east Baltimore. City police said officers arrived at the 700 block of North Rose Street for a reported shooting and located a 25-year-old man, and a man and woman, both 27, all suffering from gunshot wounds. All three victims were transported to an area hospital where the 25-year-old man died, police said. A fourth victim, a 40 -year-old man, arrived at an area hospital for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, police said. Residents in the area described to 11 News what they heard. “I’m sitting on my front, and I hear over 60 gunshots,” resident Tyree Moorehead said. “I actually heard every shot and when I came around here, it was still smoke in the air.”Commissioner Michael Harrison said the shooting is an example of the violence affecting communities.”They’re shooting indiscriminately into a neighborhood and it’s kids, it’s people who live here. It’s family members and it’s terrorizing communities,” Harrison said. Police said the gunman escaped through an alley. Video below: City leaders react to the quadruple shooting Moorehead said the shooting is one of several that have happened in his ” No Shoot Zone” on North Rose Street near Monument.”All I can do is go around and say, ‘No shoot zone. Don’t shoot here. No more.’ Guess who did it — the shooters,” Moorehead said.Moorehead said he’s tried to set up “No Shoot Zones” around east Baltimore to stop the killing.”But the shooter will still creep around here broad daylight while women and children going to the market. This is how these cowards are,” Moorehead said. The shooting happened near a Safe Streets location, and Mayor Brandon Scott’s Office is initiating a neighborhood stabilization effort in response.”This community can expect MONSE, other city agencies and community- based organizations to be out in their community in droves to provide resources to provide a stabilization effect,” Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement Director Shantay Jackson said. But residents like Moorehead said they are beyond frustrated with the violence and disappointed with the response from authorities.”I look at the news and I see all these politicians smiling and who’s going to get voted in and I say, ‘We shouldn’t vote for none of y’all while we dying i n these streets,'” Moorehead said. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

One man died and three other people were injured Tuesday afternoon in a shooting after a person fired more than 60 shots from an assault rifle in east Baltimore.

City police said officers arrived at the 700 block of North Rose Street for a reported shooting and located a 25-year-old man, and a man and woman, both 27, all suffering from gunshot wounds.

All three victims were transported to an area hospital where the 25-year-old man died, police said.

A fourth victim, a 40-year-old man, arrived at an area hospital for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, police said.

Residents in the area described to 11 News what they heard.

“I’m sitting on my front, and I hear over 60 gunshots,” resident Tyree Moorehead said. “I actually heard every shot and when I came around here, it was still smoke in the air.”

Commissioner Michael Harrison said the shooting is an example of the violence affecting communities.

“They’re shooting indiscriminately into a neighborhood and it’s kids, it’s people who live here. It’s family members and it’s terrorizing communities,” Harrison said.

Police said the gunman escaped through an alley.

Video below: City leaders react to the quadruple shooting

Moorehead said the shooting is one of several that have happened in his “No Shoot Zone” on North Rose Street near Monument.

“All I can do is go around and say, ‘No shoot zone. Don’t shoot here. No more.’ Guess who did it — the shooters,” Moorehead said.

Moorehead said he’s tried to set up “No Shoot Zones” around east Baltimore to stop the killing.

“But the shooter will still creep around here broad daylight while women and children going to the market. This is how these cowards are,” Moorehead said.

The shooting happened near a Safe Streets location, and Mayor Brandon Scott’s Office is initiating a neighborhood stabilization effort in response.

“This community can expect MONSE, other city agencies and community-based organizations to be out in their community in droves to provide resources to provide a stabilization effect,” Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Safety and Engagement Director Shantay Jackson said.

But residents like Moorehead said they are beyond frustrated with the violence and disappointed with the response from authorities.

“I look at the news and I see all these politicians smiling and who’s going to get voted in and I say, ‘We shouldn’t vote for none of y’all while we dying in these streets,'” Moorehead said.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

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