BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Police are investigating after a 38-year-old man was killed in a shooting in west Baltimore on Thursday afternoon.

Police were called shortly before 5:30 p.m. to the 1600 block of Ashburton Street for a ShotSpotter alert.

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When officers arrived, they found the man, inside of a vehicle, suffering from gunshot wounds to his torso.

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Medics responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

Homicide detectives were summoned and are now investigating this murder.

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Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call detectives at (410) 396-2100. Those wishing to remain anonymous can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.

CBS Baltimore Staff