Male Teenager Found Shot on Ward Court

The Baltimore Police Department is investigating a shooting in the afternoon of Sept. 17. 

According to a news release, officers were called to the 1500 block of Ward Court around 12:59 p.m. for reports of shots being fired, where a 16-year-old male teen was found suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot to a lower extremity. 

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Eastern District Shooting detectives responded and assumed control over the investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Eastern District detectives, at 410-396-2433.

Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.  You can also text tips through the Metro Crime Stoppers of Maryland website.