Man shot near 8th Street, police looking for suspects

Crime Watch

Man shot near 8th Street, police looking for suspects

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YUMA, Ariz. (13 On Your Side) - A 21-year-old is recovering from a gunshot wound, and now police need your help finding three suspects they believe were involved in the shooting.
The attack happened Wednesday at midnight in the 600 block of 8th Street.
The victim was shot in the hip when police arrived and had been hit in the head with a baseball bat.
The victim tells police four men drove up to him in a black Honda.
Three got out of the car and one of them, who was carrying a baseball bat, started hitting him in the ribs and head.
Another suspect then shot him in the hip.
The suspects sped off eastbound on 8th Street.
Police believe the suspects are in their twenties and between 5'7" and 5'9".
The victim is now recovering from non-life threatening injuries.
Anyone with information is asked to call police or report a tip anonymously by calling 78-CRIME.




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