One man died in an apparent shooting in Jamaica Plain early Tuesday morning, police said.

At about 12:56 a.m., officers responded to a call about a person shot near 267 Centre St.

Once on scene, officers found a male in his early 40s suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Police are investigating and ask anyone with information to call the Homicide Unit at 617-343-4470.

The victim's name has not yet been made public.