Man shot, killed getting into car

Posted at 4:53 PM, May 05, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-05 16:53:52-04

A man was shot and killed while getting into his car in North Baltimore Thursday night.

Police were called to the 500 block of Chateau Avenue around 11:40 p.m Thursday for a shooting.

When officers arrived they found the 24-year-old victim, identified as Tyrell Matthews shot multiple times.
He was taken to an area hospital where he died.

A preliminary investigation found Matthews was getting into a car when an unidentified person approached him with a gun. The victim tried to close the door but the suspect began firing at him, hitting him several times. The suspect then fled on foot.

Anyone with information should call police at 410-396-2012 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.