Man gunned down in southside yard

Police searching for shooter who sprayed gunfire


A man was wounded and police are searching for the shooter who sprayed gunfire in a southside yard.

The shooting happened in the 200 block of Avondale around 11:15 a.m. Sunday.

Investigators say a man was outside a home when another man walked up.

The men started to argue and the shooter pulled a gun and fired.

He then took off.

Police say people rushed the shooting victim to Mission Trails hospital. An AirLife helicopter then flew him to SAMMC.

They say he suffered a gunshot wound to the chest, but was in stable condition.

Investigators found as many as ten shell casings at the shooting scene.

Police are now looking for the shooter.