Dundalk man shot investigating noise at back door

Posted at 10:40 PM, Sep 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-06 18:11:05-04

A Dundalk man was shot several times after he investigated knocking on his back door,  police said.

Officers were called to the 7900 block of Eastdale Road around 8:20 p.m. for a report of a shooting. When officers arrived witnesses said the homeowner was shot as he went to see who was knocking on his back door.

Police said the victim was taken to an area hospital and is expected to survive.

The suspect fled the scene.