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Walk-in shooting victim rushed to hospital after shooting in West Baltimore

Patrol officers were alerted by gunfire noise in the area before the incident
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Posted at 4:54 PM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-15 08:39:41-04

BALTIMORE — Baltimore Police are investigating the shooting of a man who was seen by officers rushed to an area hospital with gunshot wounds.

According to police, Western District officers were alerted by gunfire noise in the area they were patrolling when they observed a car speeding from the scene on the 1600 block of McKean Avenue.

Police say the car drove to a nearby hospital and a shooting victim in the vehicle went inside to be treated for his gunshot wounds.

Officials are asking anyone with information on the incident to contact Baltimore Police Department Citywide Shooting detectives, at 410-396-2221. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP.