Baltimore County Police are investigating an early morning shooting in the 5400 block of Hamilton Avenue.

Police were called to the 6000 block of Barstow Road around 1 a.m. after the victim, a 30-year-old man, was heard yelling for help. He suffered a gunshot wound to the lower body when a vehicle approached him as he was walking on Hamilton Avenue near Radecke Avenue and someone inside the vehicle shot at him. Both the victim and the suspect(s) fled the location. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of a non-life-threatening wound.

The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding this shooting. Anyone with additional information on this incident or the suspect(s) is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020.