Toronto

Man in serious condition after shooting at north Toronto shopping plaza

Toronto paramedics say a man has suffered "serious, possibly life-altering injuries" after being shot at Yorkwoods Plaza Sunday night.

Suspect was seen fleeing scene at Yorkwoods Plaza, police say

A man has been taken to hospital after being shot at Yorkwoods Plaza Sunday night. (Gian-Paolo Mendoza/CBC)

Toronto paramedics say a man in his 20s has suffered "serious, possibly life-altering injuries" after being shot at Yorkwoods Plaza Sunday night. 

The incident happened shortly before 8:30 p.m., near Jane Street and Yorkwoods Gate. 

The victim was taken by paramedics to a local trauma centre.

Police say a suspect was seen fleeing the area but have not yet released a description.