West Laurel Shooting - 10/10/2010

Just after midnight on Sunday, October 10, the engine and ambulance from Station 10 were alerted to 15101 Sweitzer Lane in West Laurel for the reported shooting. After staging for County Police to secure the scene, units entered the scene to find an approximately 25-year-old male who had been shot in the chest. Units began to evaluate and package the patient and made a determination that due to the extent of the patients injuries, a Maryland State Police Trooper medevac was warranted. Trooper 2 medevaced the patient to Baltimore Shock Trauma and units cleared by 0130.