ANCHORAGE -

An early morning shoot out at a local VFW Post ended with one victim being transported to a local hospital, fire department officials say.

Around 2:45 am Sunday, police received a call from the VFW Post on Oklahoma Street about a disturbance. First responders to the scene found a man with multiple gun shot wounds to the torso and arms, who was quickly transported to the hospital by AFD.

Witnesses say an altercation broke out in the parking lot between two groups, and ended with an individual shooting into the other group, hitting the victim. The suspect and those with them fled the scene before police arrived.

The victim is listed in critical condition at this time. Police are still investigating.