UPDATE: Police Identify Man Killed in Towson Area Shooting

Police believe the victim was shot inside an apartment in the 7000 block of Lachlan Circle.

(Update 2:04 p.m.)—Police have identified a man who was killed in a Sunday night shooting as 27-year-old Alsawab Sawab.

Police believe Sawab was shot inside his apartment in the 7000 block of Lachlan Circle, according to a statement from Cpl. Cathy Batton, a Baltimore County Police Department spokeswoman.

A resident who lives in the same block called police shortly before 7 p.m. Sunday to report that a man suffering from a gunshot wound was outside the caller's home. Police and fire crews found the man, who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, police said in a statement Sunday night.

Police have ruled the incident a homicide and are continuing to investigate.

Stay with Patch for updates on this story.

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Camille January 24, 2013 at 05:11 AM
Alsawab didnt have a girl from Vegas I'm from jersey and were together and very happy for the past year he was my fiancé
jay January 24, 2013 at 06:16 AM
@camille oh okay maybe you're the girl we saw him with one day. It actually was a little while before the shooting. Were you here like October November at all?
Camille January 24, 2013 at 06:26 AM
I was there every weekend ever since he moved there
Camille January 24, 2013 at 12:15 PM
So I would really like to no who you are to be talking about my fiancé the way that you are
john merkle January 28, 2013 at 05:33 AM
I was the among the last of my friends to "flee the city"... and when I did I went to Westminster, not enough work and friends out there, so I moved to Balto co, it's just like the city only more spread out....Towson is a mixed bag of Nuts!!!!!!!....(Virginia Twrs....very, very, very bad since new "management")


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