One male has been taken to a trauma centre after sustaining a gunshot wound Etobicoke, Toronto paramedics say.

The incident happened near Martin Grove Road, north of Albion Road, early this morning.

Police say a robbery occurred a few minutes before gunfire rang out.

According to investigators, it appears the gunshot wound sustained by the victim may have been self-inflicted.

Toronto paramedics told CP24 that the victim is a man in his 20s.

He was transported to hospital in non-life-threatning condition.

One arrest has been made and the hold up squad is now in charge of the investigation.