A man in his 20s was critically wounded in a shooting Wednesday night on the city's East Side.

Police said the victim was shot once in the back of the head and once in the hand. The victim was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center.

The suspect, also a man in his 20s, ran off on foot.

The shooting happened just after 10:30 p.m. at the intersection of North Walters and Burnett.