Baltimore teen doesn't realize he was shot until nine hours later

Posted at 12:48 PM, Oct 03, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-03 12:48:11-04

Baltimore Police say they are investigating a non-fatal shooting after a 17-year-old male realized he was injured nine hours later after being shot at.

Police say officers were called to the 600 block of N Potomac St in southeast Baltimore at 9:30a.m. Tuesday for the teen suffering from a gunshot wound to the hip; he was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.

He told police he had been a passenger in a car in the area of Eden and Bank St at 12:30 a.m. when an unknown suspect shot at the car. The teen was then driven to the Potomac St location.

Upon realizing he was injured hours later, he called police.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2221 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.