CAMDEN, N.J. (CBS) – Authorities in Camden are investigating a shooting that happened early Friday afternoon.

At about 1:30 p.m., police were called out to 8th and State streets for a reported shooting. When police arrived, they observed a car fleeing the area. Officers followed the car to Cooper University Hospital where they discovered that the passenger, a 30-year-old man, was shot in the left leg.

The circumstances surrounding this shooting are not yet clear. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Camden Police Department at (856) 757-7420.

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