By CBS Baltimore Staff

BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Baltimore detectives are searching for a man who allegedly shot his girlfriend, according to authorities.

Officers learned of the shooting after a 36-year-old woman with a gunshot injury drove to the police station in Southwest Baltimore to seek help on March 21, police said.

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The woman told police that her boyfriend shot her in the 2900 block of Stafford Road around 9:25 p.m., according to authorities.

She was taken to a local hospital so that she could receive treatment for her injuries.

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Detectives investigated the woman’s allegations and obtained an arrest warrant for the suspected shooter, according to authorities.

They are seeking the public’s assistance with finding 28-year-old Samal Chavis of the 3800 block of The Alameda, police said.

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Anyone who has seen and or knows of Chavis’ whereabouts is asked to call Warrant Apprehension detectives at 410-637-8970 or dial 911.

CBS Baltimore Staff