A Baker City man was flown by Life Flight to a Boise hospital with injuries sustained in a shooting incident early this morning in south Baker City.

Juan Martinez was shot at least once by a person wielding a handgun about 1:30 a.m. at Apartment 107 of the Green Acres Apartment complex at 1560 Indiana Ave.

Baker City Police Chief Ray Duman said today that the Major Crime Team has been activated and the investigation is continuing.

“We have a suspect identified who we are wanting to speak to,” he said.

No information about Martinez’s condition was available in time for this report.

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