52-Year-Old Shot in Baltimore Shortly Before Midnight on New Years Eve

BALTIMORE, MD – On December 31, 2020 at approximately 11:22 a.m., officers were walking foot in the area of N. Eutaw Street at Mulberry Street when they heard discharging in the area. Officers responded to the area when they were approached by a 52 year-old male who had been shot in the stomach. The victim was transported to an area hospital and is in serious condition.

Back up officers responded and canvassed the area for potential witnesses and a possible suspect. As the officers walked into the 300 block of State Street (an alley), they observed an unknown male discarding a handgun. That male (potential suspect) has been detained and is now in police custody. The handgun has been recovered. Central District detectives are investigating this incident and are asking anyone with information to call (410) 396-2411 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.