Toronto Police say one person has been shot in the city’s downtown core.
The incident took place around 8:30 p.m. on George Street near Jarvis and Gerrard Streets.
Toronto Medics tell Talk Radio AM640 that the victim is a man who is in his twenties.
He is currently listed in serious condition in hospital.
There are reports that at least one suspect was seen leaving the scene.
Anyone with information is asked to call Toronto Police or Crime Stoppers.
George St and Gerrard St E, one victim, confirmed shooting, no info as to extent of injuries. Any info call @TPS51Div #1495706 ^cb
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) August 24, 2016