On Saturday morning at 2:08 a.m., Baltimore County Police responded to the area of Wesley Avenue and Shipley Avenue in Catonsville (Precinct 1) for a report of shots fired. Officers were unable to locate any victims when they arrived in the area.
A short time later, a 23-year-old male walked into an area hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg. This was determined to be the victim from the call at Wesley Ave and Shipley Ave. His injury is not life-threatening.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim had been on Wesley Ave when he heard several gunshots. He ran from the location and later discovered that he had been shot in the leg.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Baltimore County Police at 410-307-2020.