A 16-year-old male has been shot in the city's east end, police said Monday evening.

The incident occurred around 6:04 p.m. at Dentonia Park and Thyra avenues, in the area of Victoria Park and Danforth Avenue.

The victim has been rushed to hospital by paramedics with what appears to be a single gunshot wound, police said. 

There are no further details about the shooting at this time.