BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a man was injured in a shooting in east Baltimore Tuesday afternoon.

Police were called just after 5 p.m. to the 1500 block of Cliftview Avenue for a reported shooting.

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When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds.

The victim was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

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Eastern District Shooting detectives responded and assumed control over the investigation.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Eastern District Shooting detectives, at 410-396-2433.

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Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCKUP. You can also submit an anonymous online text-tip to Metro Crime Stoppers by visiting the MCS website.

CBS Baltimore Staff