At 1:30 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police responded to the Unit block of Gemini Court 21237 for a report of an assault.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the adult male victim was walking up to his apartment building when the suspect, who had a handgun, approached him. The victim and the suspect became involved in a struggle during which the suspect dropped the handgun. The suspect then produced a knife and stabbed the victim multiple times. When the victim got away from the suspect, the suspect picked up the handgun and fired one shot at the victim, which missed him.
The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit. Detectives will be working to determine if this was a targeted crime.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020.