One man is in hospital and police are searching for the gunman after a shooting near Lawrence and Warden avenues.

It happened near a bar around 2 a.m. on Friday. The victim, a man in his 20s, was shot multiple times in the legs.

He has been taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Toronto police have recovered what they believe is the gun used in the shooting as well as the suspect’s jacket.

Police have brought in the canine unit to help in the search.

The suspect is black, in his early 20s, with a slim build and a shaved head.