Jun 15, 2022
Dispute in Metter Ends in Shooting of 2 Minors, GBI Requested to Investigate
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On Tuesday, June 14, 2022, at approximately 9:40 p.m., the Georgia Bureau of Investigation was requested by the Metter Police Department to assist with a shooting investigation.
Preliminary information indicates that at 7:24 p.m., officers responded to a 911 call on North Leroy Street regarding a dispute over a missing dog.A few minutes later, another 911 caller advised they heard what sounded like kids fighting. Officers investigated that incident and departed once the situation was resolved. At 9:13 p.m., officers were dispatched to the same area after multiple 911 calls were received regarding shots being fired and individuals being shot.
A male minor, age 15, was shot and taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased. A female minor, age 14, was also shot and was taken to a local hospital where she is in stable condition. The GBI Medical Examiner’s Office will conduct an autopsy on the male minor.
No arrests have been made at this time.
This case is active and ongoing. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Metter Police Department at 912-685-5437 or the GBI Regional Investigative Office in Statesboro at 912-871-1121. Anonymous tips can also be submitted by calling 1-800-597-TIPS (8477), online at https://gbi.georgia.gov/submit-tips-online, or by downloading the See Something, Send Something mobile app.
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Man, 24, In Critical Condition After Being Shot Multiple Times In Northeast Baltimore: Police
A 24-year-old man was hospitalized in critical condition after being shot multiple times in Northeast Baltimore, police said.
Officers from the Northeast District of the Baltimore Police Department responded to a reported shooting shortly after 1 a.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 10 in the 5300 block of Eastbury Avenue.
Upon arrival, officers said that they located a 24-year-old man - whose name has not been released - who was suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.
The man was rushed to an area hospital, police said, where he was listed in critical condition on Wednesday morning.
Investigators are still seeking suspects and a motive in the shooting.
Northeast District detectives are asking anyone with information regarding the victim or shooting to contact them by calling (410) 396-2444 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.