PD: Man shot, wounded in west Phoenix

Posted at 11:24 PM, Jan 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-22 01:28:14-05

A man was taken to the hospital after being shot in west Phoenix Thursday night.

The incident happened around 10:30 p.m. near 19th Avenue and Thunderbird Road.


Police say the victim suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Officials say he was alert and talking when he was transported.

Authorities are investigating what led up to the shooting. A witness says he heard people fighting and then a loud boom. 

There is no suspect information at this time. Police are not identifying the victim at this time.

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