Man shot in parking lot near Park Place Mall

 Man shot in parking lot near Park Place Mall
A man was shot in a parking lot on the east side of Tucson late Wednesday, Dec. 26. (Source: Chris Branson)

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - A man was shot in a parking lot near Park Place Mall late Wednesday, Dec. 26, city police said.

Sgt. Pete Dugan, spokesman for the Tucson Police Department, said it happened around 6:40 p.m. near Broadway and Wilmot.

Dugan said a man shot the victim in the leg and fled the scene in a vehicle.

The victim was transported to the hospital with injuries that are not life threatening.

Dugan said it appears to be an isolated incident and the suspect targeted the victim.

There is no description of the suspect or his vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to call 88-CRIME.

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