Police are investigating the shooting of a man in West Bay early Monday morning.

Officers responded to a report of the shooting shortly after midnight in the vicinity of Birch Tree Hill Road.

Upon arrival, police officers and other emergency services found a male who had sustained a gunshot wound to his side.

The victim was reported to be in a stable condition Monday afternoon.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information is asked to contact West Bay CID at 949-3999 or via the RCIPS confidential tip line at 949-7777. Tips can also be submitted via the Miami-based Crime Stoppers call center at 800-8477(TIPS), or online.