Police Investigate Shooting in Essex

Detectives with the Baltimore County Police Department Violent Crimes Unit are investigating a shooting that occurred on Saturday morning in the area of Holgate and Hadwick Drives in Essex.

When officers responded to the area, they located a male victim suffering from what appeared to be a gunshot wound. Medics transported the victim to an area hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.

As VCU detectives continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding this shooting, they are asking anyone with information concerning the case to contact 410-307-2020.