SAN DIEGO (CNS) - A man was fatally shot in Lincoln Park Thursday afternoon.

The gunfire in the 200 block of 50th Street was reported about 2:45 p.m., according to San Diego police. Witnesses reported hearing about four shots ring out, SDPD Detective Gary Hassen said.

Arriving patrol officers found the victim in a landscaped area at an apartment complex, suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. The man, whose name was not immediately available, died at the scene.

Homicide detectives were called in to investigate, Hassen said.