A man is in critical condition after a shooting in downtown Winnipeg.

Evidence tags

Evidence markers dot the scene of the shooting in downtown Winnipeg. (Meaghan Ketcheson/CBC)

It happened just after 1 a.m. Thursday near a parking lot at Graham Avenue and Carlton Street.

Police were initially called about a fight and while they were on scene, officers heard the sound of gunshots, according the Winnipeg Police Service. 

Two suspects are in custody and police are still investigating.

Carlton is closed to traffic between Graham and St. Mary avenues.

Several people are being interviewed and the investigation is continuing, police said.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact investigators at 204-986-6219.