BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death near a homeless encampment area in South Baltimore.
Officers responded to the 100 block of W. Patapsco Ave just after 1:30 p.m. for a reported shooting. There, they found an unidentified man suffering from a gunshot wound.READ MORE: Park Heights “Renaissance Row” Apartment Building Opens With New Affordable Housing Units
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.READ MORE: Baltimore Homeowner Blasts City, Courts As Investment Property Turns Into 'Nightmare' After Fire, Murder, Squatters
Homicide detectives assumed control of the investigation.MORE NEWS: Dundalk High School Teacher Charged With Assaulting 2 Students
Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.