Man shot multiple times rushed to hospital
Published Thursday, January 3, 2013 9:43PM EST
Last Updated Friday, January 4, 2013 5:36AM EST
A 20-year-old man has been rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was shot multiple times in the city’s west end Thursday night, Toronto police say.
Police say the victim was discovered in a parking lot behind a building located on Emmett Avenue, in the Jane Street and Weston Road area, shortly after 9 p.m.
He was shot after getting into an altercation with another male, police say.
The suspect then fled the scene on foot heading north.
Police at the scene have set up a perimeter as they search for a suspect, described only as a male wearing dark-coloured clothing.
A weapon has not been recovered.
Anyone who may have information on the incident is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.