A man was shot in the head shortly after 11 p.m. Saturday in Cherry Hill, police said.

The shooting occurred near the intersection of Giles and Shellbanks roads, according to a statement from Baltimore police.

Homicide detectives are investigating. No other information was immediately available from police.

If the victim is pronounced dead, Saturday night's shooting would be the 195th homicide in Baltimore during 2011.

There have been three homicides in Cherry Hill this year. The most recent was in August.

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