At 11 a.m., Toronto police responded to a report of a shooting.
Police say the 24-year-old victim was shot in front of a building.
He was conscious and breathing when found, police say.
Paramedics say the man suffered multiple gunshot wounds. He was in serious condition at the time that he was being transported to a trauma centre.
Police are searching the area for a suspect, who is described as a black male who was wearing a black hat and black sweater.