PHILADELPHIA, PA — Police in Philadelphia are investigating an execution-style murder of an elderly man on L Street that happened on Tuesday.

According to police, detectives are attempting to identify the individual depicted in recently released surveillance video excerpts, as part of an ongoing investigation into the shooting death of a 77-year-old male, that occurred on Tuesday at about 5:33 AM in in the rear alley of the 4200 block of “L” Street.

“After running up to the victim from behind and shooting him in the head the suspect continues running northbound through the alley towards the 1300 block of Bristol Street,” police reported.

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BALTIMORE, MARYLAND — The Baltimore Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a 19 year-old man hospitalized on Wednesday. This incident happened on the 2700 block of McElderry Street in Southeast Baltimore.

According to investigators, “When officers arrived at the scene, they located evidence of gunfire and canvassed the area for potential victims and witnesses. A short time later, officers received information that a 19-year-old male walked into a nearby hospital seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to the leg.”

If you have any information about this shooting, please call Southeast District Shooting detectives at 410–396–2422 or Metro Crime Stoppers tip-line at 1–866–7LOCK-UP.

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