A man was shot in the head in Hunters Point on Wednesday night, police Sgt. Eric O'Neal said.
Officers arrived to the area of Kirkwood Avenue and Dormitory Road about 10:40 p.m. on reports of a shooting, O'Neal said.
The victim was found at the scene and had sustained a gunshot wound to the head. He was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.
Police located evidence of a shooting at the crime scene and the investigation is ongoing. There are no known suspects at this time.