Man shot in back fleeing robbery

WOODLAWN, Md. - A 54-year-old man was shot in the back as he fled a robbery in Woodlawn Friday night.

Baltimore County police say the man walked into an area hospital around 10:45 p.m. after being shot near Belmont Avenue and Security Boulevard.

The victim told police he was parked on the side of the road using his cellphone when two men walked up to his car, announced a robbery and began assaulting him. As the man fled, the suspects shot at his car. At least one bullet went through the rear window and hit the man in the back. He was able to drive to a hospital where police were called.

The victim is in stable condition and is expected to recover from his injury.

The Baltimore County Police Department is asking anyone with information to call (410) 307-2020.

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