09/17/2011 10:35 EDT | Updated 11/17/2011 05:12 EST

Man slain in east end shooting

Toronto police are investigating after a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning near Birchmount Road and Danforth Road.

The shooting took place at about 4 a.m., according to police.

The victim was taken to hospital but died of his injuries.

Police have not made any arrests.

The name of the victim has not been released.