Man shot overnight on Clinton Avenue

Created: 07/26/2014 9:38 AM WHEC.com

A fight turned into a shooting early Saturday morning on Clinton Avenue.

Police tell News10NBC a 22-year-old man was involved in a fight with another man just before 1:30 a.m. on Clinton Avenue near Clifford Avenue. During the course of the fight, the other man struck the 22-year-old with a pistol and then shot the man in the lower body.

The victim was able to get away and drive to Avenue D where police were called. The victim was taken by Rural/Metro to Strong Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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