ANNE ARUNDEL, MD – A man is dead, shot allegedly by a black male after an argument broke out on Townsend Avenue.
On Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at approximately 8:28 p.m., Anne Arundel County Police responded to the 400 block of Townsend Avenue, Brooklyn Park, Maryland for a report of a shooting. Upon officers’ arrival, they discovered an adult male lying in the roadway suffering from an apparent gunshot wound(s).
The victim, identified as Christopher Lee Lombr, a twenty-nine-year-old male from the 4100 block of Townsend Avenue Baltimore, Maryland, was transported to a local trauma hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Investigation revealed Mr. Lombr was walking down Townsend Avenue when a verbal argument occurred with a black male. During the exchange of words the black male shot the victim. The black male wearing a black and white hooded sweatshirt, dark pants and shoes then ran on Townsend Avenue headed towards the Baltimore City area.
As this is a very active investigation, the Anne Arundel County Police are urging anyone with information to come forward by calling the Anne Arundel County Homicide Unit at 410-222-4731. If people with information wish to remain anonymous they can also contact the Anne Arundel County Police Tip Line 410-222-4700 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.