Man hospitalized after being shot in the face

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX -- A Valley man is fortunate to still be alive after getting shot in the face late Saturday night.

Police responded to a home near 75th Avenue and Indian School Road after neighbors reported hearing gunshots.

Officers arrived to find the man suffering from a gunshot wound to the face.

The man was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.

Neighbors told police that there had been a party at the home earlier in the evening.

Police were expected to return to the scene on Sunday morning to continue their investigation.