BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was killed Sunday evening in a shooting in Talbot County, authorities said Monday.
The deadly shooting was reported shortly before 6:30 p.m. at a home on Prospect Avenue in Easton, the Easton Police Department said.
Officers called to the scene found the victim shot once, police said. He was given first aid and taken to a hospital, where he died of his injuries.
Based on a preliminary investigation, police believe the victim was involved in a dispute with the suspect that escalated when the suspect opened fire.
The suspect had fled by the time police arrived. Police believe the suspect knew the victim, but no details about his identity were immediately released.
The age and name of the victim were not immediately available Monday morning.
The deadly shooting remains under investigation.