COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — A Columbus man was shot multiple times Thursday evening on the city’s east side.

Around 7:15 p.m., police responded to the Marathon gas station on the 3300 block of East Livingston Avenue on reports of a shooting, where they found a 28-year-old man with several gunshot wounds to the upper body, according to the Columbus Division of Police.

The victim was taken to Grant Medical Center in critical condition, police said, but just after midnight, his condition became stable.

Police later discovered that the shooting, reported to police by a Marathon employee, occurred in the 3500 block of Rand Circle.