- Associated Press - Thursday, August 27, 2015

PHOENIX (AP) - Police are searching for a suspect believed to have shot a man in the back at a mobile home park in west Phoenix.

Authorities say the incident took place around 3 a.m. Thursday near 67th Avenue and Van Buren Street.

Officers were called in response to a homeowner who reported a man in his living room had been shot.

Police say the victim had a gunshot wound in the back.

He was taken to a hospital and is expected to recover.

Police say the male suspect fled and they have been searching the park.

Several residences were briefly evacuated.

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