A man was shot multiple times in east Bakersfield Thursday night.

Kern County Sheriff's deputies said they arrived in the 1700 block of Flower Street at about 11:10 p.m. and found a man with several gunshot wounds to his legs and torso.

Deputies said he was taken to a hospital for treatment with injuries that were not life-threatening. His name was not released.

The investigation is ongoing.

The sheriff's office asks that anyone with information call the sheriff's office at 861-3110 or Secret Witness at 322-4040.