No one in house in suspected west Baltimore barricade

Situation related to murder investigation
Posted at 2:30 PM, Feb 08, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-09 08:10:06-05

A suspected barricade situation in west Baltimore was resolved after about three hours, when police found the house was empty.

The suspected barricade is related to a murder investigation, police said. 

Around noon on Wednesday, officers responded to the 1800 block of W. Saratoga St. for a report of a shooting. They found a 28-year-old man who was suffering from gunshot wounds. He was taken to Shock Trauma, where he was pronounced dead. 

Police were told that the suspects might have run into an area home.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives at 410-396-2100, text a tip to 443-902-4824 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.