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Man seriously injured after shooting near Yonge and Bloor

Last Updated Mar 19, 2018 at 11:20 am EDT

Toronto police close off Charles Street after a shooting on March 19, 2018. CITYNEWS/Bert Dandy

A man in his 30s has been rushed to hospital with serious injuries after a shooting near Yonge and Bloor streets.

It happened around 4:30 a.m. on Monday.

Emergency crews were called to 7 West Cafe on Charles Street for reports of shots being fired.

The victim was found on the sidewalk outside a strip of restaurants. He was suffering from a single gunshot wound to his upper leg.

There has been no word on suspects.

Charles Street was closed for about three hours while police conducted their investigation. The street has since reopened.