A man was shot in the leg Friday night in Baltimore's Midtown-Edmondson neighborhood.

Baltimore Police Det. Brandon Echevarria said that police were called to a city hospital at about 7:30 p.m. after an adult man walked in, seeking medical treatment for a gunshot wound to the leg.

The victim, whose name is being withheld, told police that he was injured by a gun fired from a passing car driving in the 800 block of Payson Street. He is listed in stable condition.

Detectives are investigating. Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call 410-396-2477.

mary.mccauley@baltsun.com