BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Homicide detectives are investigating a shooting that injured a 56-year-old man in Baltimore’s Allendale neighborhood, according to authorities.

Officers on patrol in Southwest Baltimore were alerted to a shooting in the 3600 block of West Lexington Street a few minutes before midnight on Saturday, police said.

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Once there, they found a man who was suffering from gunshot wounds.

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Homicide detectives were summoned to the crime scene given the nature of the man’s injuries, according to authorities.

Anyone with information on the shooting should contact homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.

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Anonymous tipsters can call the Metro Crime Stoppers tip-line at 1-866-7LOCK-UP.

CBS Baltimore Staff