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Police are on the scene at McClean Boulevard and Cleanleigh Drive in Parkville where a shooting occurred around 12:32 p.m.

Employees at the Exxon gas station called 9-1-1 after hearing shots fired and a man screaming. The victim suffered at least one gunshot wound to his lower body and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive his injuries.

The gunman, for whom police are still working to obtain a description, fled the scene before police arrived.

The investigation is still in the preliminary stages and police urge anyone who may have witnessed the shooting or have any information regarding this incident to contact police by dialing 9-1-1 or calling 410-307-2020. The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit will continue to investigate this incident.

Reward Offered

Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information in connection with felony offenses.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, text message or online.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

UPDATE (November 21, 2017 8:29 a.m.):

Police have identified the suspect in the Hunt Valley shooting as 52-year-old Richard Lewis Motes, Jr. of the 3500 block of Frankford Avenue, 21214. He is charged with Attempted 1st Degree Murder, 1st Degree Assault, and Use of a Firearm in the Commission of a Felony/Violent Crime. He is being held without bail at the Baltimore County Detention Center pending a bail review hearing today.

 

Original Release (November 20, 2017 12:26 p.m.):

Police have a suspect in custody following the shooting of a man in Hunt Valley Saturday night.

Officers responded to a parking lot on the corner of Shawan Road and McCormick Road around 11:11 p.m. Saturday night for a call of a shooting. The shooting occurred when two men, known to each other and having had a previous dispute, encountered one another on the parking lot. When the victim turned and attempted to walk away, the suspect, who has not yet been identified, shot the victim once in the upper body, then fled the scene.

The victim, a 42 year old man, is listed in good condition at an area hospital and is expected to survive his injuries.

An early morning shooting in Dundalk has left a 32-year-old man in serious condition.

Police were called to the 1600 block of Manor Road in Dundalk around 5:35 a.m. when the victim was shot at least once in the upper body by an unknown assailant as he walked out to his vehicle in the alley behind his home. He was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries and remains in serious condition.

Police continue to investigate the motive for this shooting but believe this victim was the intended target.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 410-307-2020. The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit continues to investigate this shooting.

Reward Offered

Metro Crime Stoppers, an organization that is separate from the Baltimore County Police Department and Baltimore County Government, offers rewards for information in connection with felony offenses.

Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by phone, text message or online.

Phone: 1-866-7LOCKUP

Text message: Text "MCS" plus your message to "CRIMES" (274637)

Web tip: www.metrocrimestoppers.org

 
 
Revised June 27, 2017