COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — Howard County Police are investigating after a 15-year-old boy was shot in Columbia on Saturday afternoon.

Police were called to the pathway near the 9400 block of Brett Lane just after 3 p.m. for a reported shooting.

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When officers arrived, they found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the torso.

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The victim was taken to Shock Trauma and after being listed in critical condition police updated Sunday that he was in serious but stable condition.

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Anyone who may have information in this case is urged to call police immediately.

CBS Baltimore Staff