A Lakeland man was shot early Wednesday in West Lakeland, Lakeland police said.

Dontay Gibson, 25, was driving his car when he was shot in the face about 2:30 a.m., police said. He was treated and released from the hospital Wednesday, LPD spokesman Jack Gillen said.

Gibson told police a man wearing a mask and driving a newer model white Chevrolet Impala shot him.

Police are still investigating the shooting and further details were not released. Anyone with information about the shooting should contact LPD Detective Tye Thompson at 863-834-6974.