A 16-year-old is expected to be okay after being shot in the head.
It happened around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday on the 3700 block of Belle Avenue. Officials said the teen was exiting a car with his dad when he felt a sharp pain in the back of his head. The victim’s father took him to an urgent care center where doctors found a bullet just under the skin of his skull.
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He was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. His injury is described as non-life-threatening.
Investigators believe the teen was hit by a stray bullet and was not the intended target.
Northwest District detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at 410-396-2466 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.