Police say that just before 1 a.m. Thursday morning they were called to the 7300 Block of Kirtley Road for an assault victim who was reported to be unconscious.
When units arrived on scene they discovered a 58 year old man, identified as Antonio Jimmy Gallo, lying on the floor of the home. He had suffered traumatic injuries and was declared deceased at the scene.
The Baltimore County Police Homicide Unit is investigating this incident, officials say they are attempting to determine if this was a targeted crime.
No further details were released.