Cab driver killed, other man shot in attack

BALTIMORE - A cab driver was fatally shot in the head and another man was shot in the hip during a brazen attack in south Baltimore Saturday afternoon.

Around 2 p.m. Saturday, police were called to the 2400 block of Maisel Court for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived they found a man who had been shot in the back of the head. Police determined the man was a cab driver and was picking up a passenger when he was shot.

The cab driver was taken to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The other man was shot in the hip as he tried to run from the shooter. He was found nearby in the 2400 block of Dorton Court. He was taken to an area hospital and listed in good condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2100.

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