A 35-year-old man was in critical condition after he was shot Friday night while standing outside his house on Callahan Street, police say.

The man was shot once in the upper torso at around 6:30 p.m. when he was at 6220 Callahan Street, said Cpl. Don Coppola, a Baton Rouge Police spokesman.

The man was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Further details in the shooting are not yet clear. Anyone with information about the shooting can call police at 389.4869 or Crime Stoppers at 344.7867.