ATLANTA -- Police have confirmed that one person was shot after an incident in Midtown, Saturday afternoon.

Atlanta police confirmed that a male victim was shot near the intersection of Monroe Drive and Piedmont Circle. The victim's exact condition has not been released. But police said that he was taken to Grady Memorial Hospital alert and conscious.

Police are still investigating a possible motive but investigators believe the shooter and victim know each other. 11Alive is working to gather more details.