On December 8 at 7:29 p.m., Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the 7-Eleven convenience store located at 8621 Pleasant Plains Road in Loch Raven for a report of a shooting. Upon arriving at the scene, officers discovered an adult male employee suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the employee was in the store when he was shot by an unknown male suspect after the suspect demanded money. The suspect was wearing gloves and a mask; no additional description is available.  He fled the area in an unknown direction.

The Baltimore County Police Robbery Unit is actively investigating this incident.

Reward Offered

The Baltimore County Police Department is asking anyone with information about this crime to contact detectives at 410-307-2020.

Tips can be submitted to Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7-LOCKUP (1-866-756-2587). To text a message to Metro Crime Stoppers, send to "CRIMES" (274637), then enter the message starting with "MCS," or email a tip to www.metrocrimestoppers.org. Those contacting Metro Crime Stoppers can remain anonymous and might be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.