The Baltimore County Police Department is currently investigating a shooting in Precinct 11/Essex.

At approximately 1:28 p.m. today, Baltimore County Police responded to the 200 block of Back River Neck Road, 21221 for a shooting. The police investigation revealed that the unidentified male victim was shot at least once by an unknown suspect. Police are searching the area for a suspect at this time.

The male victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries, and is expected to recover from his injury.