ESSEX, Md. (WJZ) — Baltimore County Police are investigating after an 18-year-old was shot in Essex on Thursday night.
Officials say that the victim was walking in the area of Holcumb Court just before 9 p.m. when he was shot in the lower body. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he was treated and released.READ MORE: Virginia County Plans To Rename Lee Highway For Abolitionist
Investigators are asking neighbors to check any exterior cameras and to contact police with any information.READ MORE: COVID-19 In Maryland: 5 Deaths Reported Saturday As Hospitalizations Drop Below 200
Anyone who has any additional information can contact detectives from the Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit by calling 410-307-2020.
Anonymous tips can be sent to Metro Crime Stoppers by calling 1-866-7LOCKUP, online or via mobile app.MORE NEWS: ‘It’s Just All Political Agenda’ Some Business Owners Criticize Mayor, City Response In Fells Point; Street Closures In Effect
There is a reward offered for any information that leads to an arrest.