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Phoenix PD: Man shot during fight about traffic near 67th Avenue and Thomas Road

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Posted at 11:47 AM, Sep 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-03 14:47:38-04

PHOENIX — Police are investigating a shooting that occurred during an argument over traffic in Phoenix on Wednesday evening.

Officials say they were called to the area of 67th Avenue and Thomas Road around 6:40 p.m. in response to a shooting.

A 43-year-old man was found with a serious but non-life-threatening gunshot wound. He told police he was driving and had a verbal dispute about traffic before he was shot.

The suspect fled in a passenger car and has not yet been located.

No further information has been released, but police are asking anyone with information to call police or report anonymously to Silent Witness.