BALTIMORE - Baltimore City police said a man was shot and killed early Friday in Southwest Baltimore.
Police said at approximately 5:23 am, officers were called to the 3400 Block of Wilkens Ave. for reports of a male shot in the chest. The victim was then transported to an area hospital were he died.
The homicide marks the seventh in the city this month and the fourth this week. Overall, Baltimore has recorded 64 homicides for the year.
Anyone with information about the most recent homicide is asked to contact investigators at 410-396-2100