MALDEN, MASS. (WHDH) - An active police investigation is underway after a fatal shooting occurred outside an apartment complex in Malden.

Officers were called to the Bowdoin Apartments on Bowdoin Street shortly after 7 p.m. Tuesday night for reports of a shooting and upon their arrival found a young man suffering from fatal gunshot wounds, according to the office of the Middlesex County District Attorney.

The pathway leading into the building has been taped off and several evidence markers scattered throughout next to a cellphone and other belongings.

A window to the complex was shattered.

So far, no arrests have been made.

No further information has been released.

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