A 36-year-old man was shot in La Salle early Thursday morning.
Police Chief Robert Uranich confirmed La Salle police officers responded to a call of shots being fired in the 1100 block of Second Street.
Police officers found the victim who had been shot multiple times but was conscious. The victim told police he did not know the shooter and did not provide more information.
The victim was conscious when taken via ambulance to Illinois Valley Community Hospital and was later taken to a hospital in Peoria.
Uranich said the department is not releasing the identity of the victim at this time.
The shooting is under investigation by the La Salle Investigation Unit and the Illinois State Police Crime Unit.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the La Salle Investigation Unit at 815-223-2131.