Police in North Battleford are investigating an attempted murder after a man was rushed to hospital with a possible gunshot wound.

RCMP officers were called to the area of Diefenbaker Drive and St. Laurent Drive where a man in his 20s was taken by ambulance to hospital, and later transported to Saskatoon.

The area where the suspected shooting happened has been blocked off by police. 

Three people have been arrested in relation to the incident. No charges have been laid.

There is no word on what happened or the man's condition.