At 11:58 p.m. on June 24, 2019, Baltimore County Police responded to a convenience store in the 800-block of S. Marlyn Avenue in Essex for a man suffering from a gunshot wound. Subsequent investigation determined that the victim, a 26-year-old man, was shot by an unknown suspect in the area of S. Marlyn Avenue and Sandalwood Road. The circumstances that led up to the shooting remain under investigation at this time.
The victim was transported to a local hospital with a gunshot wound to the mid-body. He is expected to survive his injuries.
The Violent Crimes Unit is handling this case. Please call 410-307-2020 with any information.