Man shot in Brooklyn Park, in stable condition

BROOKLYN PARK, Md: - Anne Arundel County Police are investigating the shooting of a male Thursday evening in Brooklyn Park.

Officers were called to the 900 block of Victory Avenue just after 9:22 p.m. to find  a 39-year-old male had been shot several times.

The victim was transported to University of Maryland for treatment. A preliminary investigation revealed that the man was seated on the steps of the house with other neighborhood residents. At that time, suspects opened fire as they walked by on the sidewalk, ultimately fleeing the location on foot after the shooting.

A crime scene was established and multiple witnesses were identified for interview. Detectives arrived and took control of the investigation.

The victim is in stable condition at this time. This appears to be a targeted incident and the victim is uncooperative.

The investigation is ongoing at this time and anyone with information is asked to call the Northern District Detective unit at 410-222-6135.