GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WJZ) — A man was critically injured in a shooting in Glen Burnie overnight, the Anne Arundel County Police Department said.
Just before midnight, officers responded to a reported shooting on Crain Highway at Main Avenue. When they got to the scene, police said the officers found the man with a gunshot wound to the upper body.READ MORE: Adult Entertainment Resumes In Baltimore Friday Afternoon After City Agrees To Lift COVID Restriction
The victim reportedly told officers he was walking north when he heard footsteps behind him. He turned around and that’s when the suspect shot him, police said.READ MORE: 'We Cannot Accept This': Teens Shot In Baltimore Thursday Still In Hospital, One In Grave Condition; Police Following Leads
Police believe the shooting was targeted and are searching for the suspect. The man was taken to a hospital in critical but stable condition.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Baltimore Mayor Brandon Scott To Hold COVID-19 News Conference
Anyone with information should call police at 410-222-6135 or the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.