Baton Rouge police are investigating a shooting that occurred Wednesday night in the 1700 block of Spain Street.

A man was found shot multiple times just before 9 p.m., according to a police news release.

The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but is now in stable condition, the release says.

Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call police at (225) 389-4869 or Crime Stoppers at (225) 344-7867.