The Baltimore County Police Department is currently investigating a shooting that occurred early Sunday morning.

On Sunday, January 12, at approximately 1:17 a.m., Baltimore County Police were dispatched to the 1600 block of Whitehead Court, 21207 for a shooting. Upon arrival, police found the unidentified 18-year-old victim lying in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound to the lower back. The police investigation revealed that the victim was at the Motel 6 attending a birthday party for a friend when he was shot by suspects. The suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction of travel.  

The victim was transported to an area hospital where he is being treated for non-life threatening injuries and is expected to recover. The investigation is being handled by Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit (VCU) detectives. 

Anyone with information about this incident is being asked to call investigators at 410-307-2020. They may also qualify for a reward up to $2,000 if they contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or by email at and the provided information leads to the arrest and conviction of the suspects.  

No additional details are available at this time.