BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A man was fatally shot Tuesday morning in Baltimore’s Carrollton Ridge neighborhood, authorities said.

Officers were on patrol about 6:45 a.m. when they responded to a ShotSpotter alert in the 1900 block of Ramsay Street, Baltimore Police said.

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When they arrived, officers found an unidentified man who had been shot multiple times, police said. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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This is the third homicide investigation in the southwestern neighborhood within a week.

No information about a possible suspect or motive was immediately released.

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Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call homicide detectives at 410-396-2100 or Metro Crime Stoppers at 1-866-7LOCKUP.

CBS Baltimore Staff