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Reported shootout leaves bystander shot in the chest

Posted at 10:54 PM, Aug 07, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-07 22:58:31-04

Detectives are investigating a reported shootout that left a security guard with a gunshot wound to his chest on Tuesday evening. 

Officers were dispatched to the scene of reported shots fired on the 1700 block of Forest Drive in Annapolis around 9 p.m.

Detectives say there were two groups of men exchanging gunfire when a security guard standing outside of a business was wounded by a bullet. They say the man was grazed in the chest and was transported to the hospital for his injury.

The shooters are unknown at this time.

Officials are still investigating this incident. If you have any information on this shooting please contact Detective Chuck Bealefeld at 443-986-5561.

You can also call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP and submit an anonymous tip.  If your tip leads to an arrest or indictment you may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000.