4 Wounded in nightclub shooting, suspect on the loose

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PHOENIX -- Police are searching for the man who shot four people outside a Central Phoenix bar early Tuesday morning.

Police turning to public for help

It happened at 18th Street and McDowell Road shortly after 2 a.m.

Investigators spent the morning scouring the parking lot of Furia Musical, the nightclub and sports bar where it all went down.

Police said they responded to a shots-fired call and when they arrived on the scene, the found four people wounded. While three of those people, all between the ages of 25 and 35, were grazed by by bullets, one person was rushed to the hospital with serious injuries.

At last check, that 19-year-victim was listed in stable-but-guarded condition.

According to Tommy Thompson, a spokesman for the Phoenix Police Department, a young man who appeared to be drunk was angry that a bouncer would not let him into the bar. That man then went to his car to get a gun, firing towards the bar.

The suspect is described as an Hispanic male between 25 and 35 years old. He's about 5 feet 5 inches tall, and weighs about 165 pounds. He was wearing a black Polo-style shirt and a black baseball cap with gold New York Yankees logo. He might be driving a green mid-'90's model Chevy Cavalier.

Investigators are asking anybody who might have any information about the shooting to call the Phoenix Police Department Violent Crimes Bureau at 602-262-6141 or Silent Witness at 480- W-I-T-N-E-S-S. For Spanish, call 480-T-E-S-T-I-G-O.