Four-year-old boy, mother shot in North Baltimore

BALTIMORE, Md. - UPDATE: Police say they have made an arrest in the case of a double shooting that injured a 4-year-old boy and his mother. Police arrested Eric Ford Sr., however, it is unclear what he has been charged with.


A four-year-old boy was shot in the hip and his 33-year-old mother was also wounded during what police say may have been a domestic dispute in the Waverly community in North Baltimore.

Police said the shooting occurred in the 900 block of Gorsuch Avenue Wednesday evening about 9:27 p.m.

The 33-year-old mother sustained a gunshot wound to the arm. Her four-year-old son was also shot.

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Both shooting victims were treated at the scene and then transported to Johns Hopkins Medical Center.

Neighbors tell ABC2 News that a SWAT team was called to this same home about two weeks ago for an incident.

No information was released about the seriousness of their injuries.

Police said they had identified a person of interest in the shootings.

Community Meeting

There will be a community meeting Thursday night from 6:30 to 8 at Johns Hopkins at Eastern at 1101 East 33rd Street for the Better Waverly Community to talk about crime and safety.

Council Member Mary Pat Clarke, state delegates and police officers are scheduled to attend the meeting.

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