Shots heard, police find man shot in the street

Posted at 12:00 PM, Mar 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-19 22:46:33-04

A shooting in Southwest Baltimore has left a man dead.

Police responded to the 2600 block of West Fairmount Avenue for a reported shooting around 8:15 p.m. Friday.

When units arrived on scene, they found a man lying in the street suffering from gunshot wound to the upper left chest.

 The victim was transported to Shock Trauma where he later died.

Neighborhood residents told police they reported hearing at least three gunshots.

Detectives are asking anyone with information to call (410) 396-2100, text a tip to 443-902-4824, or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP