- 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.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide