19-year-old dies after shooting in Dundalk

A 19-year-old man shot Thursday in Dundalk has died, Baltimore County police said Friday.

Antwuan Cordell Malloy, of the 1900 block of Church Road, was shot in the 7800 block of Eastern Avenue around 4 p.m.

Police said Malloy was sitting with two friends on the wall separating the Everest Pizza Restaurant from a driveway next door when the someone approached them from behind.

“When the friends noticed the suspect was approaching with a handgun displayed they attempted to flee, but Antwuan Malloy was struck in the back at least once and collapsed nearby,” police wrote in a news release.

Malloy was taken to Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, and died at 7:15 p.m.

Police had asked Thursday for people to avoid the area while they searched for a suspect.

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