PD: One shot during argument in Phoenix; witnesses reportedly drove victim a block away from scene

Posted at 5:11 AM, Apr 29, 2017
and last updated 2017-04-29 10:50:04-04

Phoenix police are investigating a shooting involving two scenes in the area of 27th Avenue and McDowell Road. 

According to police on scene Saturday morning, an argument took place at the AM/PM gas station at the intersection which led to shots fired between two parties.  

One person was shot in the femur and police say witnesses told them the victim asked for a ride to the hospital. 

The witnesses reportedly drove the victim about a block away, got nervous and left him in a parking lot near 28th Avenue and McDowell Road. Witnesses at that scene called police for help. 

The victim was reportedly found in the passenger seat of a truck there and was rushed to the hospital for surgery. He is expected to survive.

No further information has been released as police are still working to figure out exactly what happened. Stay with ABC15 for updates.