Shooting reported near University of Baltimore

Police said a 24-year-old man walking home from a club was shot early Friday near the University of Baltimore campus in Mid-Town Belvedere.

The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries in the shooting, which police believe occurred some time around 1 a.m. in the 1400 block of Maryland Ave., at the intersection near Mount Royal Avenue. The victim walked in to an area aroudn 1:30 a.m. hospital for treatment, at which time police were notified of the shooting. 

Police spokesman Jeremy Silbert said police believe the victim was walking home from a club on North Avenue, but he did not provide a motive or suspect description. It is not believed the victim is affiliated with the university. 

The University of Baltimore tracks crimes in the area around campus here, though the log as of noon has not been updated to reflect the shooting. The university did, however, send out an alert to students and staff.

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