TAUNTON, Mass. (WPRI) — An investigation is underway after a 44-year-old man was shot in Taunton Wednesday night, according to police.

Officers responded to Mador Avenue just after 8 p.m. for reports of a shooting.

Police confirmed the victim was transported to an area hospital, but did not specify the severity of his injuries.

It’s unclear whether police have anyone in custody.

Anyone with any information regarding the incident is urged to contact Detective Robert Kramer at (508) 821-1475 ext. 3323.