TEMPE, AZ - Tempe police say a man was shot as he tried to break up an argument between a man and woman Sunday night.
Sgt. Steve Carbajal said a man was in his backyard near McClintock Drive and Elliot Road when he heard an argument out front.
He went to check and saw a man and woman arguing in front of the house.
When he tried to intervene, the man pulled out a gun and shot the resident in the leg.
The victim was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.
A neighbor told ABC15 he heard one or possibly two shots just after 8 p.m.
Police found the suspect about an hour later hiding in a neighbor's house where he was taken into custody.
No names or ages have been released.