BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was critically injured in a shooting in northwest Baltimore on Thursday night.
Police responded to the 5100 block of Chalgrove Avenue around 7:16 p.m. for a reported shooting.READ MORE: 14-Year-Old Damonyae Malone Charged In Murder Of 15-Year-Old Jaileel Jones In Baltimore
When officers arrived, they found the victim suffering from gunshot wounds.READ MORE: Police Identify 15-Year-Old Who Died In Baltimore Shooting As Jaileel Jones
The victim was transported to an area hospital and is in critical condition.
This is the fifth child shot in Baltimore City in the past week.MORE NEWS: 15-Year-Old Boy Dies After Thursday Shooting In Northwest Baltimore, Police Say
For now, Northwest District shooting detectives are investigating this incident and are asking anyone with information to call (410) 396-2466 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.