A 51-year-old man was shot in the chest outside his mother's Southwest Side home late Tuesday night.

Police were called to the home in the 6200 block of Hazel Valley Drive just before 10 p.m.

The victim's mother saw the her son with the gunshot wound and called 911.

Police said the victim was taken to University Hospital and listed in stable condition.

It was believed the suspect fled on foot. No arrests had been made as of 8 a.m.

Wednesday and a motive for the shooting was unknown.