An unidentified man was fatally shot Tuesday afternoon in North Baltimore's Parklane neighborhood, police said.
The shooting was reported at about 1:15 p.m. in the 2500 block of Edgecombe Circle North. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds. His name and age were not immediately available.
The man was found near a trash container by an apartment building in the area. Police did not put out a suspect description to the public.
Baltimore saw a decades-low 197 homicides in 2011, but 217 people were killed last year and the city has seen 204 murders this year.Copyright © 2015, The Baltimore Sun