Man shot in face air-lifted to hospital; 2 women questioned

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SURPRISE -- A man was in the hospital Wednesday morning after being shot in the face.

Started with domestic disturbance call

Surprise police were called out for a domestic disturbance at a home near Reems and Peoria just before 1 a.m.

When they arrived, officers discovered two women outside.

Police said that's when a man with a gunshot wound to his face came out of the house.

The man was air-lifted to St. Joseph's Hospital.

Investigators believe the women know the man. Those women have been questioned.

Two children were also in the home.

No other injuries were reported.

Police are not sure if the man's wound was self-inflicted.