An unidentified male victim was fatally shot Wednesday night outside a Family Dollar Store near the Morgan State University campus, police said.
Police responded to the 1400 block of E. Cold Spring Lane in Northeast Baltimore at around 7:30 p.m., said police spokeswoman Nicole Monroe, and found a person suffering from gunshot wounds.
He was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead, Monroe said.
Police said detectives learned that the victim was shot by an unknown assailant after leaving the store.
Homicide detectives are investigating the incident and seeking witnesses and video footage from the area. Police ask anyone with information to call 410-396-2100 or use the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP. People can also text tips and video to 443-902-4824