Man shot in leg at Maryvale apartment complex

Posted at 6:22 AM, Sep 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-09-29 09:22:29-04

One person has been detained after a shooting in Maryvale on Monday night.

Phoenix police said the shooting happened at Bella Gardens apartments near 51st Avenue and Thomas Road.

According to police, a man was assaulting a woman when another man attempted to stop the assault. The man who intervened shot the suspect in the leg.

The man who fired the weapon stayed on scene and cooperated with police.