Toronto police are investigating the shooting death of a 20-year-old man in Scarborough. 

A man was shot and killed at around 8:30 p.m. in Toronto's east end.

The shooting was at a housing complex on Forest Creek Pathway, near Morningside Avenue and Old Finch Avenue.

Police say witnesses reported hearing two bursts of gunfire and saw three or four suspects flee.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

So far police have not released the victim's name, pending notification of relatives.

Police have set up a command post at the scene and are asking anyone with information to contact them. 

The suspect is described as a black man, five foot nine inches tall  with a medium build, wearing dark clothing.