Man Shot In Parking Lot Of Local Tobacco Shop

WACO (November 18, 2012)—A man was sent to Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center Sunday night after he was shot in the hand.

The 22-year-old victim went to the Discount Tobacco Outlet on Park Lake and 20th Street in Waco.

As he was getting into his car, a man approached him with a gun.

The victim got into a scuffle with the man during which he was shot in the hand.

The suspect got into his own vehicle and fled the scene.

The victim ran to his nearby home on North 22nd street, where he called police around 6:30 p.m.

Officers took the victim to the hospital.

Police are still searching for the suspect.