Published: Apr 29, 2014 1:30 PM EDT

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies are looking for the suspect responsible for shooting a man multiple times at the Palm Beach Motel early this morning.

Deputies met with the victim who said a shirtless man, wearing green shorts, walked up to him and shot him three times as he stood outside of his motel room. The suspect then fled on foot in an easterly direction.

Deputies found eight casings in front of the room.

The victim was transported to Lee Memorial Hospital by EMS. His condition is unknown.

If you have any information, you are asked to call SWFL Crime Stoppers at 1-800-780-TIPS.