Baltimore County Police are investigating a Wednesday night shooting in Catonsville that left a man injured.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that at approximately 5 p.m., the adult male victim had been involved in an argument with three suspects. They went to an alley behind the Unit block of Briarwood Road 21228 to fight. While in the alley, one of the suspects displayed a handgun and demanded property from the victim. The victim was assaulted and received a graze wound to the upper body when the handgun was fired. The suspects then took property from the victim and fled the scene.
The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment of his injuries and is expected to survive.
This incident is under investigation by the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit.
Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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