Man shot multiple times in Phoenix neighborhood

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A man was shot multiple times in a Phoenix neighborhood. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) A man was shot multiple times in a Phoenix neighborhood. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
He was transported to the hospital in serious condition. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5) He was transported to the hospital in serious condition. (Source: 3TV/CBS 5)
PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

Phoenix police said a 46-year-old man was shot multiple times in a Phoenix neighborhood early Friday morning.

Just before 12:30 a.m., the victim was shot twice in the back and once in the leg causing severe bleeding near 27th Street and Wood Street.

He was transported to the local hospital and is currently in serious condition, police said.

No witnesses saw the suspect fire his weapon but several called the police about the gunshots.

Witnesses also reported hearing an argument in the street prior to the shooting, police said.

The victim was found near his girlfriend's apartment who was asleep at the time.

Police said the suspect fled in an unidentified vehicle and are currently investigating the shooting.

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