A man was taken to an area hospital for treatment of an injury sustained in a shooting this morning.

Police were called to the 1600 block of Lyle Court, 21234 at 10:17 a.m. for a subject with a gunshot wound. Arriving officers located the victim, an adult man, who did appear to be suffering from an injury consistent with a gunshot wound. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment and is expected to survive.

Officers canvassed the area for the suspect, closing down some area roadways and placing Halstead Academy on "lockout" status during the initial search. The suspect was not located and remains outstanding.

The Baltimore County Police Violent Crimes Unit responded to the scene to further the investigation into the circumstances surrounding the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to call 410-307-2020. Callers may remain anonymous.

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