Police seek suspects in Laurel shooting

Photo credit: Anne Arundel PD

Photo credit: Anne Arundel PD

LAUREL, MD – Anne Arundel County police are searching for two male suspects in connection to a Laurel shooting.

Officials say officers responded to reports of a shooting at Knights Inn in Laurel on Saturday June, 25. When officers arrived to the scene they located a 19-year-old male suffering from a gunshot wound to the upper body. Police say the victim was transported to the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Detectives learned that two black males approached the victim; one suspect had a handgun. During the encounter between the victim and suspects, one suspect shot the victim in the upper body.

This is an ongoing investigation.

The Anne Arundel County Police are urging anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731.  If people with information wish to remain anonymous they can also contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700 or Metro Crime Stoppers.

Photo credit: Anne Arundel PD

Photo credit: Anne Arundel PD