Police: Man Shot While Tattooing Friend

Witnesses report that gunshots came from across the street and it's unclear if the shooting was random or targeted.

A man told police he was inside giving his friend a tattoo when he was shot at a home in Glen Burnie on Friday night.

Officers from the northern district responded to the 6400 block of Colonial Knoll for a shooting report at about 10:38 p.m. Friday, according to a police press release. Witnesses told police that multiple gunshots were fired across the street.

Police said a man suffered an apparent gunshot wound to the lower extremity and was taken to the Shock Trauma Center in Baltimore for injuries that were not life-threatening.

It is unclear if the incident was targeted or random, and there aren't any suspects at this time, according to police.

If you have information about this incident, contact Metro Crime Stoppers at 866-7LOCKUP or text “MCS" plus your message to CRIMES (274637). Phone calls are not recorded and callers remain anonymous.


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