By Ava-joye Burnett

BALTIMORE (WJZ)– City police are investigating an officer-involved shooting the occurred in the area of 1600 Elmtree Street in Curtis Bay Park.

Around 8:25 p.m. Tuesday, two police officers saw a man, 23, who they believed to have a gun and approached him when a foot pursuit ensued.

Police spokesman T. J. Smith says the suspect did have a gun and fired at officers as they fired back.

The man, who was shot, fled through the park and through an alley where he fled into a car.

Smith says another three suspects helped drive the 23 year old to Harbor Hospital 10 minutes later because they were notified from the hospital of a walk-in shooting victim.

The suspect was then taken to Shock Trauma where he is listed in stable condition.

The suspects who drove the suspect to the hospital were also arrested.

This story will be updated as information is made available.

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