BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 35-year-old man is in serious, but stable condition at an area hospital after he was shot in the back Sunday night in northeast Baltimore.
Officers responded to the 5200 block of Parkside Drive for a shooting around 10:19 p.m. There, they found the 35-year-old wounded. He was shot in the lower back.READ MORE: Second Alarm Dwelling Fire In Southeast Baltimore
The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment.READ MORE: Caught On Camera: Baltimore County Officer Rescues Ducklings In White Marsh
He told police he was walking in the 5200 block of Parkside Drive when he was approached by two men who tried to rob him. He ran from the suspects, but was shot.MORE NEWS: Rombauer Wins The Preakness Stakes, Medina Spirit In The Money
Detectives are asking anyone with information about this incident to call (410) 396-2444 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.