03/10/2015 05:39 EDT | Updated 05/10/2015 05:59 EDT

Man shot multiple times in torso near Warden/Danforth

A man has been rushed to hospital after being shot multiple times in the torso in Toronto, paramedics say.

Toronto police say the shooting occurred in the Firvalley Court and Warden Avenue area late Tuesday afternoon.

Paramedics say the victim is believed to be in his late 20s. He was stable and conscious when he was being transported to hospital, but he has suffered serious injuries.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact investigators at 416-808-4100.