72-year-old man shot, killed in Greenmount Avenue carryout

April 08, 2010|By Liz F. Kay | liz.kay@baltsun.com | Baltimore Sun reporter

A 72-year-old man was shot inside a Greenmount Avenue carryout early Thursday, according to Baltimore police.

An officer responded to the 2900 block of Greenmount Ave. in the Better Waverly neighborhood for a report of a shooting at Yau Bros. carryout at about 12:30 a.m., police said. The officer found the victim lying on the floor with a gunshot wound in his chest, according to police.

The man was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 1:15 a.m., police said.

Police have no suspects and have not determined a motive.

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