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19-year-old man fatally shot at his home in Odenton

A 19-year-old man was shot to death inside his home in Odenton early Tuesday morning, and Anne Arundel County police believe he was targeted.

Police found the man dead on the scene at 1300 block of Chapelview Drive with several gunshot wounds to his upper body. Several neighbors called police at about 3:30 a.m. to say they heard shots.

The man was identified by police as Sharron Charles Mason, 19.

Witnesses told police they saw a man in his mid-20s, in jeans and a blue coat, running from the home after shots were heard. Police said the investigation was "very active" and that the incident was not believed to be random.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Jack Hartzell of the Homicide Unit at 410-222-3566.

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