Man dies in hospital after being shot in chest in Baltimore

Posted at 6:41 AM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-20 06:44:53-04

A man died in the hospital after he was shot in the chest Tuesday evening. 

Police were called to the 1600 block of May Court just before 6:00 p.m. after hearing reports of gunshots. There was no crime scene where they were called, but they soon found one on the 200 Block of North Bound Street. 

Shortly after, they were called to a local hospital to look into a walk-in shooting victim. 

Detectives learned this was the man shot on North Bound Street. The 43-year-old man was shot in the chest, and the gunman ran away. The victim was then driven to the hospital.

The man died from his injuries. 

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Baltimore Police Department Homicide detectives, at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP or text tips and video 443-902-4824. 

You can also submit a tip by downloading the Baltimore Police Department's mobile APP to your smartphone.