BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 33-year-old Baltimore man was hospitalized Friday morning after he was shot in his back yard, authorities said.
Patrol officers called to a shooting in the 4500 block of Birchwood Drive about 7:41 a.m. found the victim shot multiple times, Baltimore Police said.READ MORE: Two Teenagers Shot, One Killed, At Inner Harbor During Memorial Day Weekend, Police Say
The man was taken to a hospital, where he is listed in critical but stable condition.READ MORE: Jarrettsville Young Marines Honor Fallen Heroes, Prepare For Memorial Day
Based on a preliminary investigation, detectives believe the man was in his back yard when he was shot by an unknown assailant.
No other details about the shooting were immediately known Friday morning.MORE NEWS: Baltimore City And Surrounding Communities Experiencing High Community Transmission Of COVID-19
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 410-396-2488 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.