PUEBLO, Colo. — Police are investigating after a man was shot in the head early Saturday morning.

According to Pueblo police, officers were sent to E 11th Street and N Reading Avenue, which is close to Baca Elementary School, around 12:47 a.m. Saturday after someone heard gunshots near an alley and saw cars leaving the area.

E 11th St & N Reading Ave

When officers arrived they found a man with a gunshot wound to the head. The victim was transported to a local hospital by witnesses.

Police said the investigation is ongoing and more details will be released when available.

If you have any information regarding this incident, please call Det. Jose Medina at (719) 320-6038. You can call Pueblo Crime Stoppers at (719) 542-STOP (7867) if you wish to remain anonymous.