Man shot on city's northeast side expected to recover

Updated: 08/03/2014 6:51 PM
Created: 08/03/2014 5:30 PM WHEC.com

A man is recovering after police say he was shot on the city’s northeast side on Sunday afternoon.

Officers say they found a man with at least two gunshot wounds to his lower body on Melville Street, near Hazelwood Terrace.

Investigators say he was walking down Hazelwood Terrace when a dark colored vehicle pulled up behind him. Authorities say a man inside fired shots then drove off.

The victim was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital and is expected to recover.

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