BALTIMORE (WJZ) — An 83-year-old woman was shot early Friday when a bullet came flying through the window of her Baltimore home, authorities said.

Shortly before 2 a.m., patrol officers were called to the home in the 4400 block of Wakefield Road in Northwest Baltimore, where they found the woman shot in the arm, Baltimore Police said.

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The 83-year-old woman told investigators she was reading a book in bed when the round came through a window and struck her in the arm, police said.

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She was taken to an area hospital for treatment of her injuries. Her condition was not immediately known Friday morning.

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Anyone with information about this case is asked to call detectives at 410-396-2466 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

CBS Baltimore Staff