By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was critically injured in a shooting in west Baltimore Monday night, city police said.

The shooting happened around 8:06 p.m. in the 2000 block of West Lexington Street. When officers got to the scene, they found the man with multiple gunshot wounds, police said.

He was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Homicide detectives are investigating the case due to the victim’s injuries.

Anyone with information should call police at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

CBS Baltimore Staff