A teenager was killed in a shooting near the Inner Harbor Monday night, according to Baltimore Police.

Officers responded around 8:30 p.m. to the 200 block of East Pratt Street, where an unidentified 17-year-old male was found suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound.

Medics took the victim to an area hospital, where he died from his injuries. Central District homicide detectives will investigate the incident.

This story may be updated.

Penelope Blackwell is a Breaking News reporter with The Banner. Previously, she covered local government in Durham, NC, for The News & Observer. She received her bachelor’s degree in journalism from Morgan State University and her master’s in journalism from Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.

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