Unidentified man fatally shot in Northeast Baltimore

March 24, 2010|By Liz F. Kay | liz.kay@baltsun.com | Baltimore Sun reporter

Baltimore police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in Northeast Baltimore Tuesday night, a spokesman said.

An officer responded to a report of a shooting in the 5600 block of Pilgrim Road at Roselawn Avenue in the Harford-Echodale-Perring Parkway neighborhood at about 11:15 p.m., said Detective Kevin Hagan, a Baltimore Police spokesman.

When they arrived, medical crews were already treating the victim, who was found lying next to a 2000 Buick with a gunshot wound in his head, Hagan said.

The man was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 11:50 p.m., Hagan said.

Detectives were still working to identify the man, the spokesman said.

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