04/29/2015 12:43 EDT | Updated 08/05/2015 12:59 EDT

Suspect sought after teen shot in leg

Toronto police are looking for a suspect after a 15-year-old teen was shot in the leg Wednesday afternoon.

Police received a call at 11:46 a.m. about a shooting on Empringham Drive near Morningside Avenue and McLevin Avenue.

The suspect fled the scene in a two-door black vehicle, police said.

The victim was transported to hospital in stable condition.

Lester B. Pearson Collegiate Institute, which is a nearby high school, was in lockdown following the shooting.