1 wounded in drive-by shooting at park playground; suspect on the loose


by Catherine Holland

Raw video courtesy of Chad Black

Posted on March 10, 2014 at 1:22 PM

Updated Wednesday, Mar 12 at 9:56 AM

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PHOENIX -- Police are trying to find the person behind a shooting at park playground.

It happened early Monday morning in the area of 15th Avenue and Roeser Road in Phoenix.

Police received a 911 call regarding several shots fired.

At this point, investigators believe that this was a drive-by shooting, but they do not know if it was random or if the victim was targeted.

It's not clear what, if anything, the victim was able and willing to tell officers.

The victim, who has not been identified, was taken to a local hospital. That person's condition was not immediately available.

The suspect reportedly was driving an older model white Chevy Caprice.

If you have any information about this shooting, call the Phoenix Police Department at 602-262-6151.