GLEN BURNIE, MD. (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a man was shot during an attempted robbery in Glen Burnie on Sunday.

Officers responded to the 6400 block of Bricktown Circle in Glen Burnie for a report of a shooting Sunday night at around 10:17 p.m.

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When they arrived they met with the victim who said he was walking near the dumpsters toward his house when three unknown Black men got out of a vehicle and demanded money.

The victim said he told suspects he didn’t have anything on him and began to run away. One of the suspects then fired rounds from a handgun at the victim striking him in the lower part of his body.

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He said he made it to his home and the suspects fled the area in a vehicle on Heritage Hills Drive away from Ordnance Road.

The victim was taken to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

He described three to six unknown Black men as the suspects, in a silver or light green Kia Soul.

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Northern District detectives are investigating physical and digital evidence and urge anyone with information in reference to this case please call 410-222-6135 or the Anne Arundel County Tip Line at 410-222-8508.

CBS Baltimore Staff