Man Shot in the Face in S Baltimore Wednesday Afternoon
Updated: Wednesday, September 3 2014, 08:38 PM EDT
Baltimore City police were dispatched to a shooting in the Brooklyn neighborhood Wednesday afternoon.
Police were dispatched to E. Patapsco Ave and 7th Street around 12:02 p.m., near the John R. Hargrove, Sr. Building. According to police the victim, an adult male, was shot in the face.
The 36-year-old victim told police he was walking in the 800 block of Patapsco Ave when an unknown man attempted to rob him. During the robbery, the suspect shot the victim in the face and then fled the scene.
The victim was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-396-2499.