Police say a man was shot after fighting with another in Phoenix

Posted at 10:01 AM, Nov 12, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-12 14:04:48-05

The Phoenix Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred after another subject pulled out a hammer.

Officers responded on scene after a man was shot near 51st Street and Indian School Road Saturday morning.

According to police, two people were fighting when one reportedly had a hammer, and the other a handgun.

The subject who was shot was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The other subject remained on scene with officers.

Police say the investigation is ongoing.