(UPDATE 4:27 p.m.): Mobile Police confirmed that the man was pronounced dead. Police are now investigating the shooting as a homicide.

MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — Mobile Police are investigating after a man was shot at Pecan Street Monday afternoon.

Police were called to Blessing Convenience Store at 1300 Pecan Street for one person shot. When officers arrived, they found a 51-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. His injuries are life-threatening, according to Mobile Police. 

The man was taken to a hospital for his injuries. Mobile Police will continue to investigate the shooting.