APD investigating early morning shooting in the area of East 13th Avenue

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ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - The Anchorage Police Department is actively investigating a shooting in the area of E 13th Avenue. Details from an APD NIXLE alert are as follows:

At around 7:15 a.m. on Sunday, officers received a report of an adult male gunshot victim with non-life threatening injuries at a local hospital.

After a preliminary investigation, officers determined that the shooting was the result of an altercation outside of a residence in the 1000 block of E 13th Avenue at around 4:00 a.m. between the victim and another adult male.

The suspect shot the victim during the fight, then fled the scene on foot. The victim transported himself to a local hospital for treatment. The cause of the altercation is still under investigation.

There have been no arrests at this time. Investigators have cause to believe this is an isolated incident.

Anyone with information regarding this crime, including surveillance footage of the area, is asked to call APD Dispatch at 3-1-1.

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