Officer on patrol hears gunshots and finds shooting victim in area

Posted at 11:46 AM, May 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-21 11:46:41-04

Police say just after midnight Sunday an officer on patrol in the 5100 block of Park Heights Avenue heard gunshots in the area.

After a canvass of the area, the officer found a woman that had been shot lying on the ground.

The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Given the severity of the victim’s injuries, homicide detectives have been assigned to the case.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Homicide detectives, at 410-396-2100.