Baltimore Witness staff
- December 20, 2022
Daily Stories | Juveniles | Non-Fatal Shooting | Shooting | Victims |
The Baltimore Police Department (BPD) is investigating a shooting that occurred in the evening of Dec. 16.
According to a news release, at 6:49 p.m. officers were called to the 2500 block of N. Edgecombe Circle for reports of a shooting. Upon their arrival, officers located a 17-year-old male victim suffering from a gunshot to the back.
The victim was transported to an area hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
A preliminary investigation revealed that the victim was walking when he heard gunshots and noticed he was shot. The crime scene has been located in the 4500 block of Finney Avenue, police said.
Northern District shooting detectives responded and assumed control over the investigation.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Northern District detectives at 410-396-2455.
Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips through the Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland website.Notifications are not yet available for this specific case. Please check back later for updates. Thank you.