TOWSON, Md. (WJZ) — A 21-year-old Philadelphia man was killed Monday night in a shooting in Towson, authorities said.
The shooting was reported shortly before 10:30 p.m. Monday on Kenilworth Drive near the Towson Woods apartment complex, according to Baltimore County police.READ MORE: BMA To Display Elijah Cummings' Official Portrait Before It Heads To The Capitol
Officers answering that call found Barry Ransom suffering from at least one gunshot wound. He was taken to the hospital but did not survive.
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We just got some new info.
@BaltCoPolice identified the victim who was shot & killed in Towson last night as 21-year-old Barry Ransom from Philadelphia.
It’s not clear if he’d moved to Md.
— Avajoye Burnett (@AvajoyeWJZ) October 26, 2021
In initial reports, police said the victim and the suspect were together when the shooting happened, noting they believe Ransom was targeted.MORE NEWS: Gubernatorial Candidate Rushern Baker Pledges To Live, Work Most Of The Year In Baltimore City If Elected
A homicide investigation is ongoing.