DeLand police investigating shooting near elementary school

One man was rushed to the hospital after a shooting near an elementary school in DeLand Monday afternoon. 

DeLand Police say a man was shot several times at a home on West Beresford Avenue near Starke Elementary School at around 12:30 p.m. Monday. 

The man was airlifted to Central Florida Regional Hospital in Sanford. 

The extent of his injruies is unclear. 

DeLand Police have not released any information about a possible suspect. 

They spent the afternoon gathering evidence with their crime scene unit. 

If you have any information about what happened, call DeLand police at 386-626-7400.