BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police said a 54-year-old man was shot multiple times after he attempted to disarm a robber in west Baltimore Wednesday morning.
Officers responded at 8:15 a.m. to the 1100 block of West Baltimore Street, where they found the man and transported him to the hospital. His injuries are non-life-threatening, police said.READ MORE: President Biden Announces Travel Restrictions On Eight South African Countries In An Effort To Slow The Spread Of New COVID-19 Variant
Investigators believe the suspect attempted to rob the victim when the man attempted to disarm him. They believe he was shot during the struggle.READ MORE: Police: Murder Suspect Barricades Himself Inside Baltimore Home After Firing Shots At Officers
Anyone with information is urged to contact Western District Shooting detectives at 410-396-2477.MORE NEWS: Shoppers Across Maryland Return To Stores For Black Friday As Retailers Face Supply, Staffing Challenges
Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip-line at 1-866-7LOCK-UP. You can also anonymously text a tip by visiting the MCS of Maryland website.