FREDERICK, Md. (WJZ) — The Frederick Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one man injured Tuesday morning.

Police were called around 10:15 a.m. to the unit block of Pendleton Court for a reported shooting.

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When officers arrived, they spoke to witnesses who said a man had been shot in the lower body.

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A short time later, a victim arrived at Frederick Health Hospital with a gunshot wound. He was treated and taken to another trauma center in the area. At this time, his status is unknown.

Police said they believe this was a targeted incident.

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The Frederick Police Department is asking anyone who might have information relating to this case to call the department’s anonymous tip line, 301-600-8477 (TIPS)

CBS Baltimore Staff