Police Press Release - May 11, 2024

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Western District

Contact Shooting - Laurel

Detectives assigned to the Western District are investigating a contact shooting that occurred on May 10th in Laurel. Officers were called at approximately 9:50 p.m. to a residence in the 200 block of Sweetbay Lane. Upon arrival, they discovered a 27-year-old male suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. Officers provided medical assistance until the victim was transported with life-threatening injuries to the University of Maryland R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center for treatment. The initial investigation revealed that an unknown suspect(s) entered the residence and shot the victim. Western District detectives are actively investigating and urge anyone with information to contact 410-222-6155 or the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.