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Baltimore homicides are up more than 17% this year, with seven dead since Saturday as mayor vows to find a solution

May 4, 2021

A deadly three days in Baltimore have pushed the 2021 homicide count to 107, far ahead of last year’s pace as the city’s mayor and police commissioner vow to continue seeking ways to quell the violence. Seven people have been killed since Saturday, including a woman who collapsed and died after walking into a hospital around 2:30 p.m. Monday. Police said she had been shot in the Western District and arrived at the unspecified hospital with another woman who also had been shot. Her condition is unknown, police said.

Article Source: Baltimore Sun

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