BROOKLYN PARK, Md. (WMAR) -
Police in Anne Arundel County are asking for your help to find the men responsible for the attempted murder of a 24-year-old.
At about 9:30 p.m. Thursday, officers responded to the area of 4th Street and Orchard Avenue in Brooklyn Park for the report of a possible shooting.
Once on the scene, officers found the 24-year-old male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound to the upper body. He was taken to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.
The initial investigation has revealed that an encounter took place between the victim and 2 other men that resulted in the victim being shot.
At this time, police believe this was a targeted attack and not a random act of violence.
The suspects fled the area after the shooting in a vehicle described as possibly being a dark colored Ford Ranger pick up truck.
Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 410-222-6018.