Baltimore County police and fire responded to a cardiac arrest call in Halethorpe Wednesday afternoon.
Upon arrival, a female led officers into the house where they found an adult male suffering from traumatic injuries. He was declared deceased at the scene.
The female told police that she had been upstairs when she heard commotion downstairs. When she went downstairs, she found the adult male injured. The male and female live in the same house, but are not believed to be in a relationship.
Baltimore County police homicide unit is investigating the incident. Detectives are working to determine if this was a targeted crime.
Anyone with information should call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.