Overnight last night, a young man was shot twice — once each in the butt and the abdomen — on a basketball court in a Scarborough basketball shooting. When police arrived at the scene, the victim had vanished but shell casings were found. The 26-year-old man later made his way to hospital.\nToronto Police confirmed to Narcity that at just around 1:15 a.m. they received multiple calls about the sound of gunshots near a community centre in the Lawrence Avenue East and Galloway Road area. There were also reports of people running from the area.\nThe man sustained injuries to his lower body after being shot twice. He went to a local hospital but was later transferred to a trauma centre for treatment as his injuries were initially considered to be life-threatening.\nToronto Police Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu confirmed to Narcity that at this time the man's condition has been downgraded to non-life threatening.\nIt was also confirmed to Narcity by police that the man who arrived at the hospital is the victim of the shooting at the basketball court.\nA basketball court behind the East Scarborough Storefront centre is taped off after a man was shot here around 1am. He went to hospital and has been transferred to a trauma centre with serious injuries. pic.twitter.com/Mm8Mtzz6N6— Linda Ward (@LindaWardCBC) August 9, 2019\nPolice have not released an information about any possible suspects but forensic investigators are on scene collecting evidence.\nThis is the third reported shooting in the Scarborough area in less than a week.\nIf you have any information on this incident, Toronto Police are asking you to contact the 43rd Division at 416-808-4300.\nNarcity will update this article as new information becomes available.