Attempted murder inside Little Italy restaurant

One man was shot multiple times while inside a restaurant in Little Italy Tuesday night.

Police were called to the scene on Beaubien St near Casgrain shortly after 9:00 P.M.

Officers found a man in his 30s, unconscious, with gunshot wounds to his upper body. He was rushed to hospital and remains in critical condition.

As of 4:30 A.M. investigators had not been able to identify the victim.

According to witnesses, one or more suspects fled the scene in a vehicle which turned down a nearby alley and then disappeared.

No one else was injured during the shooting.