The Wire star Chris Clanton 'hospitalised after being shot' as police launch ...

The Wire cast Chris Clanton hospitalised gunshot iChris Clanton has been released from hospital after suffering a gunshot injury (Image: Instagram)

The Wire star Chris Clanton, 35, has been discharged from hospital after being shot in the ear, according to reports. The star was rushed to hospital after sustaining injuries when he was shot during an incident, which has sparked a police investigation.

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A 35-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to the ear

Baltimore Police Department

The American actor was reportedly shot in the ear on Thursday evening at approximately 7pm on Thursday in Baltimore, Maryland.

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The star, who is most famously known for playing Savino Bratton in season 1 and 5 of HBO's crime drama, The Wire, has since been released from hospital following the incident.

Reports have indicated that it is unclear whether the actor was specifically targeted during the shooting, as police ask for witnesses of the incident to come forward to help with investigations.

Baltimore Police Department confirmed to TMZ that an investigation has been launched following the shooting.

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The Wire cast Chris Clanton hospitalised gunshot iChris Clanton reportedly suffered a gunshot wound to his ear (Image: Instagram)

A spokesperson for the Department said they were “investigating a shooting that occurred Thursday around 7 PM."

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