GERMANTOWN, Md. -- A 28-year-old man is seriously injured after a shooting near 7-Eleven early Monday morning, Montgomery County police said.

During an investigation, police learned the victim and a group of individuals were involved in a dispute near 7-Eleven located in the 19700 block of Crystal Rock Drive. During the dispute, the victim was shot.

The victim did not know the individuals that approached him.

Around 2:15 a.m., the victim, with an apparent gunshot wound in the torso, approached a security guard at Germantown Emergency Center in the 19700 block of Germantown Road. He was transported to a local trauma center.

No details are available on the victim or suspect at this time.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting or the suspect(s) involved is urged to contact investigators of the Germantown Investigative Section at 240-773-6237. To be eligible for a reward, tipsters may call Crime Solvers of Montgomery County toll-free at 1-866-411-TIPS (8477) or enter a tip online. Crime Solvers will pay a cash reward of up to $10,000 for information provided to them that leads to an arrest and/or indictment of the suspect(s) involved in this crime. Tipsters will remain anonymous.