A man was taken to hospital in the early hours of Monday morning after a shooting in the city's west end.

Paramedics arrived at an address on Jamestown Crescent, near Finch Avenue and Martin Grove Road, just after midnight, where they found a man in serious condition. He was taken to a trauma centre.

There are reports he was wounded in the back.

No arrests have been made but police are looking for an older model beige Camry.