By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man died Monday afternoon after he was shot multiple times in the head in East Baltimore, authorities said.

The shooting happened about 1:15 p.m. on North Chapel Street near East Lafayette Avenue, according to the Baltimore Police Department.

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Officers following up on a ShotSpotter alert in the area found the unidentified man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to the head.

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The victim was taken to Johns Hopkins Hospital but did not survive.

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Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police at 410-396-2100. Those who wish to stay anonymous can call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

CBS Baltimore Staff