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Man shot near Woodbine Racetrack

Police cruisers block the entrance to Woodbine Racetrack after a man was found there after being shot nearby on Jan. 5, 2013. CITYNEWS

Police are investigating after a shooting near Woodbine Racetrack early Saturday morning.

A 27-year-old man was walking on Queens Plate Drive, near Highway 27 and Rexdale Boulevard, when someone pulled out a gun and shot him.

The victim — who was found on racetrack property less than a kilometre away — was taken to Sunnybrook hospital. His injuries are non-life-threatening.

Police do not have a description of the suspect.