Baltimore County Police are investigating an August 8 shooting in Owings Mills.
Just after 1:30 a.m. on August 8, two injured 17-year-old male victims walked into a local hospital for treatment. At first, it was believed that both were suffering from gunshot wounds. However, it was later determined at that only one victim had been shot. The other victim had been struck by debris from a window that had been shattered during the incident. Both victims were treated and released.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victims had been in a vehicle at the intersection of Enchanted Hills Road and Huntcliffe Drive 21117. They were parked and had been speaking with a group of female juveniles. A male in a nearby parked vehicle began speaking to the females and the females told him to leave them alone. Shortly after this, the suspect walked up to the victim’s vehicle, displayed a gun, and began firing at the vehicle. The victims then fled the scene in the vehicle and later went to an area hospital.
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 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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