Baltimore County Police are investigating a shooting in Essex this afternoon.

Police responded to the 900 block of Ashbridge Drive around 1:22 p.m. after receiving multiple calls to 9-1-1 for a male subject shot in the parking lot of a housing complex. Medics transported the victim to an area hospital where he is receiving treatment and is currently in unknown condition. The suspect(s) remain outstanding.

The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit will continue to investigate this incident throughout the evening. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.

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