By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 40-year-old Baltimore man was shot and killed Saturday evening, Baltimore Police said.

Officers walking in the 3400 block of East Baltimore Street just before 7 p.m. heard gunshots coming from the 3600 block of Leverton Street.

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When they responded, they found a man who had been shot in the back. Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

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Witnesses described the suspect as a Black man in a black mask and black hoodie sweatshirt at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP or visit the website.

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CBS Baltimore Staff