Baltimore: Search for 3 gunmen continues after 8 injured in shooting

8 people were injured during a shooting in East Baltimore, Maryland last night. Among the injured is a 3-year-old girl. The local police department is currently searching for 3 armed suspects.
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8 people, including a 3-year-old girl, were injured late last night (Saturday) in a shooting in East Baltimore, Maryland. The local police department is currently searching for 3 suspects who are apparently still armed.

The local police department received reports about shots fired in the Greenmount neighborhood in East Baltimore. Police officers were rushed to the scene and confirmed that 8 people were injured. The wounded were taken to local hospitals. It was reported that all the victims are expected to survive.

Eye-witnesses reported that 3 armed suspects fled the scene after the shooting. It was reported that one of them had a shotgun while the other two had handguns. In addition, it was reported that a father and his 3-year-old daughter are among the wounded. The identity of the suspects has not yet been released.

Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis said that the shooting attack was a premeditated act of violence in response to the shootings that occurred over Labor Day weekend.

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