At 2:44 a.m. this morning, Baltimore County Police and Fire personnel responded to the unit block of Shipley Avenue 21229 for a shooting. When officers arrived on the scene, they found an adult male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment. His current condition is unknown.
The initial investigation into this incident has indicated that the victim was walking in the unit block of Shipley Avenue when he was approached and shot by the suspect.
This incident is being investigated 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 contact police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.
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If you have information on the above crime/suspect please call, text, or e-mail: Metro Crime Stoppers hotline available 24-hours a day toll free.
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