Shots fired near Mondawmin Mall Wed. morning; possible victim found
BALTIMORE (WBFF) - A 30-year-old man found shot in the chest is believed to have been shot across from Mondawmin Mall Wednesday morning.
At about 11:35 a.m., police from Coppin State University heard shots on Liberty Heights Avenue near Reisterstown Road, according to Baltimore police.
Officers saw a car driving away from the area, and stopped it further west on Liberty Heights Avenue; they seized a loaded handgun from the vehicle and are currently talking to the driver, said police.
Northwest patrol officers stopped another vehicle shortly after on Garrison Boulevard with a 30-year-old man inside.
He was suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
Investigators believe he was shot on Liberty Heights Avenue across from Mondawmin Mall.
Detectives have a person of interest in custody.
Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call 410-396-2221 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.