TEMPE, Ariz. (KSAZ) - Police are searching for a suspect following a shooting at a Tempe apartment complex on Tuesday.
Tempe police say a 20-year-old victim has been hospitalized after a shooting at an apartment complex near Kyrene and Baseline Roads.
Tempe PD now saying man was shot after chasing gunman who attempted to rob his roommate. Expected to survive. pic.twitter.com/Sat4qTTPZ0— Liz Kotalik FOX 10 (@LizKotalikFOX10) May 3, 2016
Tempe shooting leaves man in his 20s fighting for his life. PD says started as fight here, near Baseline & Kyrene pic.twitter.com/c3fyMRVQhb— Liz Kotalik FOX 10 (@LizKotalikFOX10) May 3, 2016
Officers investigating an early morning shooting at 5650 S. Kyrene. One victim transported in serious condition.— Tempe Police (@TempePolice) May 3, 2016
Investigators say the suspect entered the victim's apartment and attempted to rob him. The victim then fought back and yelled for his roommates to help him.
The suspect then ran from the apartment and while being chased turned around and shot the victim.
The victim remains in serious condition.
If you have any information, please call Tempe police at 480-350-8311.