UPDATE - 11/18/13 -

Janesville Police officers are releasing more information after a shooting near a bike trail.

It happened just after midnight near the entrance to the trail on Wright Road.

The victim says a stranger flagged him and a friend down, and asked for a ride. The stranger then shot the victim in the leg.

The victim is being treated at the hospital.

The victim described the stranger as: male, white, about 5'10", about 215-250lb, wearing a black stocking cap, jeans and a dark jacket.

Anyone with information should call Janesville Police.

An early morning shooting in Janesville. Authorities say the victim's injury is non life threatening. He was shot in the leg.

The incident happened around 12:30 Monday morning near a bike trail on the city's Eastside.

The victim says he and a friend were flagged down by a suspect asking for a ride when he was shot.