SAN MATEO (CBS SF) — Police in San Mateo are actively investigating a shooting Thursday afternoon that left one male victim injured, according to police.

According to a community alert issued by the San Mateo Police Department, the shooting happened Thursday at around 3 p.m. Officers responded to the 1000 block of College Avenue after a report of a person requesting assistance.

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Arriving officers found a 27-year-old male victim who was suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers rendered first aid before paramedics arrived and transported him to an area hospital. Authorities did not provide information regarding the shooting victim’s condition

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The San Mateo Police Department launched a comprehensive investigation and determined the shooting was an isolated and targeted incident. Police did not release any information regarding a suspect or suspects in the shooting.

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Anyone with information or surveillance footage related to the shooting is encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Kurt Rodenspiel (650) 522-7662 or Anonymous tips can be submitted to or by calling (650) 522-7676.