Man shot while riding bike on York Road

Posted at 7:00 AM, Aug 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-11 11:16:29-04

Baltimore City Police are investigating after a man was shot while riding his bike on York Road early Friday morning.

Police responded to the 5000 block of York Road at Winston Avenue just before 5:30 a.m. Officers arrived to find a 23-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest.

The man was taken to Shock Trauma where he was immediately taken into surgery. Police believe the victim was riding his bike when he was approached by an unidentified suspect who shot him.

Homicide detectives have been notified due to the victim's condition.

York Road has reopened at Winston Avenue following the investigation. Anyone with information can contact detectives at 410-396-2100-, Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.