GLEN BURNIE, Md. (WJZ) — A man was critically injured in a shooting in Glen Burnie overnight, the Anne Arundel County Police Department said.

Just before midnight, officers responded to a reported shooting on Crain Highway at Main Avenue. When they got to the scene, police said the officers found the man with a gunshot wound to the upper body.

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The victim reportedly told officers he was walking north when he heard footsteps behind him. He turned around and that’s when the suspect shot him, police said.

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Police believe the shooting was targeted and are searching for the suspect. The man was taken to a hospital in critical but stable condition.

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Anyone with information should call police at 410-222-6135 or the Tip Line at 410-222-4700.

CBS Baltimore Staff