BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A 16-year-old boy was shot in the hand in Southeast Baltimore on Tuesday, according to authorities.

Officers initially received a report of a shooting in the 6200 block of O’Donnell Street at 2:40 p.m. But they didn’t find a gunshot victim, police said.

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A short time later, they learned that the teenager had walked into a local hospital in search of medical treatment for his hand injury. 

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Detectives detailed to the Baltimore Police Department’s Southeastern District are investigating the shooting.

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Anyone with information about the shooting can contact detectives at 410-396-2422 or call Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7lockup.

CBS Baltimore Staff