ST. PAUL, Minn. - A man is hospitalized in critical condition after being shot multiple times on the east side of St. Paul late Monday.

Police spokesman Sgt. Mike Ernster says squads were dispatched around 11:15 p.m to the 1600 block of Reaney Avenue, where they found the victim. He had been shot in the back multiple times. Investigators do not believe this is a random shooting, but have not commented on a motive.

The man was rushed to Regionals Hospital where his condition is described as critical. Right now there are no suspects in custody.