NEW BEDFORD — New Bedford Police are investigating reports of a shooting in the city's North End that left one man injured.

Scanner reports indicate that police responded to the 0-block of Madeira Avenue before 11 a.m. to a report of a man being shot in the abdomen.

The victim, whose identity and age is unknown at this time, has been transported to St. Luke's Hospital. The victim's condition is not known.

Police are reportedly searching for a black BMW sedan in connection to the shooting.

This story will be updated.