Morgan State University

Murder Ink: 6 murders this week; 206 murders this year

Murder Ink: 6 murders this week; 206 murders this year

This week’s count extends a day and is published late because of the holiday. Baltimore went five days without a murder last week, while police made four murder arrests and three arrests for attempted murder.

A police officer shot a man who had allegedly broke into a person’s house and assaulted them with a pipe, and a man was found dead on the campus of Morgan State University, but foul play was not suspected.

Over the Labor Day Weekend there were three separate triple-shootings, during which two people were murdered. There were a total of 17 non-fatal shootings with 24 victims between Aug. 28 and Sept. 7.

A non-fatal shooting from 2012 was upgraded to...

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