By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore Police said three men were shot in the Allentown neighborhood of Baltimore Thursday afternoon. One of the men is in critical condition.

Police said someone approached a patrol officer at 1:50 p.m. and reported a shooting on the 200 block of North Monastery Avenue. When the officer arrived she found the three men, who were transported to the hospital.

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The officer reportedly found a gun on one of the victims. The condition of the other two victims is unknown.

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Southwest District Shooting detectives have control of the investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call 410-396-2488. Those who wish to remain anonymous can utilize the Metro Crime Stoppers tip line, at 1-866-7LOCK-UP.

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CBS Baltimore Staff