Baltimore County Police say that at 11:34 p.m. last night, units responded to the Pike Park Plaza South Shopping Center in the 6500 Block of Baltimore National Pike for a reported shooting.
When officers arrived on scene, they discovered a male victim suffering from at least 1 gunshot wound.
The victim, identified as 20 year old Brandon Wardell Ward of the 6800 block of Richardson Road was transported to a local hospital but succumbed to his injuries.
Officials say that the victim & the suspect were reportedly involved in an altercation in the parking lot.
During the altercation, the suspect shot the victim before fleeing the scene.
No further details on the suspect were provided.
County Police say that Homicide Detectives are investigating this incident & anyone with information is asked to call police at 410-307-2020 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.