Man, 37, hospitalized after Brampton shooting

A 37-year-old man has been taken to hospital after a shooting in Brampton Monday night.

Victim was transported to Toronto trauma centre with multiple gunshot wounds, paramedics said

A 37-year-old man is in hospital following a shooting near Almond Street and Vanderpool Crescent in Brampton Monday evening. (Derick Deonarain/CBC)

A 37-year-old man has been taken to hospital after a shooting in Brampton Monday night.

The victim is being transported to a Toronto trauma centre, Peel Regional Police said on Twitter. Peel paramedics said the victim is in stable condition with multiple gunshot wounds. 

Police said they responded to a call at Almond Street and Vanderpool Crescent at 8:09 p.m. Monday. 

Paramedics arrived on scene a few minutes later.

Tactical, K-9 and uniform officers are on scene. 

Police are asking the public to avoid the area. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Peel police's 21 Division criminal investigation bureau at 905-453-2121,  ext. 2133.