By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A DEA agent was shot at Wednesday night in West Baltimore, authorities confirmed.

It happened about 9 p.m. in the 2500 block of West Fayette Street, DEA Supervisory Special Agent Todd Edwards said.

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Edwards told WJZ the unnamed agent was doing surveillance work when someone opened fire at them.

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It’s unclear how many shots were fired at the agent, whom Edwards said was not injured in the incident.

The agent works for the agency’s Washington D.C. division.

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Additional details about the incident weren’t immediately released Thursday.

CBS Baltimore Staff