BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Homicide detectives are investigating a deadly shooting after a man contacted authorities to report that he had shot his fiancé on Sunday, according to authorities.

Officers on patrol in Southeast Baltimore were sent to investigate the shooting at 9:33 p.m.  They found a 36-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound in the 6400 block of Erdman Avenue, according to authorities.

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Medical personnel pronounced the victim dead at the site of the shooting.

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Police took the man into custody.

Anyone with information on this incident should contact homicide detectives at 410-396-2100.

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

CBS Baltimore Staff