BALDWIN, Pa. (KDKA) — Allegheny County Police’s homicide unit is investigating after a man was shot in the head in Baldwin early Monday morning.

According to police, 911 was made aware of a shooting in the 4900 block of East Carson Street near the Glenwood Bridge just after 1 a.m.

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The male victim was shot in the head and taken to an area hospital by private vehicle.

Allegheny County Police’s homicide unit was requested for assistance and are investigating.

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The area between Becks Run Road and the Glenwood Bridge was blocked off by police for several hours.

Police say that the victim is in stable condition.

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Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Allegheny County Police at 1-833-ALL-TIPS.