Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting this morning at the Carroll Park Apartments leasing office in the 200 block of Carroll Island Road in Bowleys Quarters.
A woman suffered critical injuries and a man suffered non-life threatening injuries from gunshot wounds when a man entered the leasing office of Carroll Park Apartments and opened fire with a long gun.
The initial investigation revealed that 9-1-1 received a call for a shooting at 10:18 a.m. after a man entered the leasing office and fired at least one shot from a long gun at a 47-year-old woman. The subsequently shot at a man who had been ascending a staircase from the lower level of the building. The suspect exited the building and returned to a van he had driven there. He placed the long gun on the hood of the van and remained there until he was approached by detectives, who were in the area on an unrelated investigation. The suspect was taken into custody and the weapon recovered without any attempt from him to fight or flee.
The suspect is held on pending charges.
The woman suffered critical injuries and was flown by Medevac to the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center. The man who was shot was treated and released at the scene by Baltimore County Fire Department EMS personnel. Both victims are employees of Carroll Park Apartments.
The initial investigation indicates that at least one of the victims was targeted by the suspect; the suspect was known to the victims. It is unclear at this time what the extent of the relationship is between the suspect and victims, both of whom are employees of Carroll Park Apartments.
The incident remains under investigation Baltimore County Police's Violent Crimes Unit.