Man shot downtown during attempted robbery

Posted at 10:21 AM, May 15, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-15 10:22:29-04

A man was shot early Sunday morning during an attempted robbery in downtown Baltimore.

Police said officers were called to the 400 block of Water Street just after 2 a.m. for a report of gunshots.

When officers arrived they found a 31-year-old man who had been shot in the hand and had a graze wound on his thigh.

An investigation revealed the victim was in the 400 block of Water Street when the suspect tried to rob him. During a struggle the suspect fired several shots hitting the victim.

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