Teen seriously injured in shooting near Jane and Finch

A teen has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a shooting near Jane and Finch.

Paramedics say he was shot in the abdomen and his injuries are potentially life-threatening.

Toronto Police say they were called to Yorkgate plaza around 3:50 p.m., for a shooting near one of the entrances.

They say a suspect may have fled in a red or black car. He's described as an older man with a thin build, black, wearing dark jeans and a dark jean jacket.

Police are asking anyone with information to call them at 416-808-3100 or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS.