Man shot multiple times; police called to a hospital to investigate

Posted at 1:02 PM, Oct 06, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-06 13:02:57-04

Baltimore police are investigating a shooting that happened in the Southwest District early Saturday morning.

At a little after 5:15 a.m., officers were called to an area hospital to investigate a walk-in shooting victim that was seeking medical treatment. When the officers arrived, they observed a 30-year-old man suffering from gunshot wounds.

After taking control of the investigation, the Citywide Shooting detectives learned that the victim was shot while being in the 4100 block of Frederick Avenue. The victim was driven to the hospital by a Good Samaritan and hospital personnel ended up finding a loaded handgun in his possession.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Baltimore Police Department’s Citywide Shooting detectives at (410) 396-2221.

For those who wish to remain anonymous, you can use the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line at 1-866-7Lockup or submit a tip by downloading the Baltimore Police Department’s mobile APP to your smartphone. You can also text your tip to (410) 902-4824.