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A man was hospitalized in serious but stable condition, following a reported shooting on the west side of Aurora on Wednesday afternoon.

At 5:15 p.m., Aurora Police officers were dispatched to reports of a person shot in the 800 block of Oliver Avenue.

When officers arrived, they found a 20-year-old man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Aurora Fire Department paramedics transported the man to an area hospital, where he was listed in serious but stable condition.

Police say that detectives are still investigating the circumstances of the shooting, but preliminary information shows that the shooting appears to be gang-related.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact Aurora Police or Aurora Area Crime Stoppers.

Information provided in this report has been obtained from area authorities, including but not limited to local police, fire and emergency dispatch officials. Information is sourced only from official sources of public information unless otherwise stated. Subjects listed who have been charged or cited for crimes have not been proven guilty in court and all acts are alleged.