A 29-year-old man was killed in West Baltimore Friday evening after getting shot in the torso, police said.
The shooting happened about 5 p.m. in the 1500 block of Traction Street in Penn North section of Baltimore. The man later died of his wounds at the Maryland Shock Trauma Center.
Police declined to release the victim's name Friday night, saying they have not yet reached his family. The circumstances of the shooting are under investigation. Anyone with information is urged to call 410-396-2477.
City police have reported more than 170 homicides so far this year.