Man shot in face after eastside argument

Police find victim bleeding in a pick-up truck

Published On: May 26 2013 09:56:47 AM CDT   Updated On: May 26 2013 10:47:21 AM CDT
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An apparent eastside argument ended with gunfire and one man wounded in the face.

Police say the trouble started at the corner of St. Anthony and Nelson just after 11 Saturday night.

They say two men argued, then one of them got into his truck and drove away.

But witnesses told police as the man drove off they heard gunfire.  They also saw the man crash his truck into a fence at Poe Middle School.

When police arrived they found the victim with the gunshot wound to his face.

EMS took the victim to SAMMC in unknown condition.

The police investigation continues.