12/27/2011 08:42 EST | Updated 02/26/2012 05:12 EST

Man shot in Scarborough

A man is in hospital after an early-morning shooting near Birchmount Road and Lawrence Avenue in Scarborough.

Emergency personnel were called to a townhouse complex on Canlish Road amid reports of gunfire sometime after 1 a.m.

When they arrived, police found a man, in his 20s, shot several times in the chest.

Paramedics rushed him to hospital, where he is now recovering.

Detectives continue to search for suspects.