By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — City police are investigating a homicide in east Baltimore Thursday afternoon.

Officers were called to the 600 block of Cliftview Avenue around 3 p.m. for a report of a shooting.

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

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The victim was taken to an area hospital, where he later died.

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Homicide detectives are asking anyone with information to contact them at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7Lockup.

CBS Baltimore Staff