The man who was shot and killed early Sunday morning at a Parkville gas station was a student, police said today.
Police identified the victim as Brandon N. Jackson, 18, of the 3100 block of Sixth Ave.
According to police, Jackson purchased food at the Exxon station located at 7301 McClean Blvd. shortly after midnight on Feb. 20.
Jackson, a senior at Parkville High school, was standing in the gas station parking lot with friends when two men approached the group and a confrontation began. One of the men pulled out a firearm and shot Jackson in the head.
He died on the scene.
Police are searching for the suspects, who were last seen fleeing toward Dutch Village apartments. According to Lt. Robert McCullough, a Baltimore County Police Department spokesman, no description of the suspects is available.
The investigation into the shooting is ongoing at this time, and police encourage anyone with information about the crime to contact them at 410-307-2020.
Alternatively, persons having information related to the shooting can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-756-2587.