Original release (August 24 10:58 a.m.):
Baltimore County Police are investigating a Sunday afternoon shooting in Dundalk that left a man injured.
At 3:40 p.m., Baltimore County Police responded to an area hospital after an adult male victim came to the facility suffering from a single gunshot wound to the lower body.
The victim told police that he had been walking in the area of New Pittsburg Avenue 21222 when he felt a “burning” in his lower body. He then realized that he had been shot and had someone drive him to the hospital.
The victim is expected to survive his injury.
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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