A shooting on 24th avenue yesterday has sent one man to the hospital.
Fairbanks Police say that the unnamed victim was shot around 8:40 pm last night in the leg. Officials say because of the location of the gun shot, he’s lucky the bullet didn't hit any vital organs.
The man refused medical attention at the scene, but was taken to Fairbanks Memorial Hospital by his girlfriend.
Police say they do have a suspect, and it appears he was acquainted with the victim.
The Newscenter is working with the Fairbanks Police Department and will have more information as it becomes available.