GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WJZ) — An 18-year-old Millersville man is under arrest in the shooting death of a 21-year-old man killed Wednesday in Glen Burnie, authorities said.

Paul Pedro Rodriguez was taken into custody Thursday morning on charges of first- and second-degree murder in the killing of Jordan Adam Marroquin Pereira, Anne Arundel County Police said.

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Pereira was found shot multiple times about 12:40 p.m. Wednesday at an apartment complex on Hideaway Loop in Glen Burnie. He was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

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Detectives suspect Pereira was targeted in the shooting. Based on a preliminary investigation, detectives zeroed in on Rodriguez as the shooting suspect, police said.

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Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 410-222-4731. To stay anonymous, call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

CBS Baltimore Staff