The Ottawa Police Guns and Gangs unit is investigating after a man was shot in the leg in the 1500 block of Caldwell Avenue in the city’s west end Thursday night.

Police were called to the scene around 6 p.m.

The man’s injuries are not considered to be life-threatening. Police say it’s too early to say whether this shooting was gang-related and are speaking to witnesses. There’s no word on any suspects.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 613-236-1222 ext. 5050 or Crime Stoppers 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS).