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54-year-old man killed in Penn North Wednesday afternoon

Posted at 4:29 PM, Aug 15, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-16 11:00:46-04

A 54-year-old man was killed in Baltimore's Penn North neighborhood in the middle of the afternoon Wednesday, Baltimore police said.

Police responded to the 2500 block of Woodbrook Avenue for a reported shooting at 1:47 p.m. When they arrived they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds to his body. He was taken to an area hospital where he died of his injuries.

Thursday, the police identified the man as Colin Gardner Jr.

Homicide detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to call 410-396-2100, or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP, or text tips to 44-3902-4824.