A woman was wounded in a shooting in Essex early Saturday morning, Baltimore County Police said.
The 21-year-old victim was dropped off around the back of a home in the 100 block of Kingston Road and was shot in the upper body, police said. Her injuries were life-threatening, police said, and she was taken to an area hospital.
The shooter fled, police said.
Police are investigating. They ask witnesses to call them at 410-307-2020 with any information.