THE BRONX - Police are investigating a shooting that left a 40-year-old man dead early yesterday morning.

Pablo Pagan was standing on the steps of his apartment building on Vyse Avenue when police say he was shot in the head. Pagan was pronounced dead when police arrived. It's not known if he was the intended target of the shooting.

Friends say Pagan, a father of three, was a devoted volunteer with the Castle Hill Little League. President Henry Palayo says a fundraiser will be held at the Little League's next meeting to support Pagan's family and help pay for his funeral.

Police say no arrests have been made yet. Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS.