Man shot in his own yard, suspect on the loose

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DEL CITY, Okla. – Just before 11 p.m. Friday night police arrived to the 3500 block of S.E. 27th St. to find a man lying in the road.

The man had been shot twice, according to Capt. Jody Suit.

The victim claimed that he had gotten out of his car and was walking towards his door when a man approached him.

Following an altercation, the suspect pulled out a gun and shot him, according to Suit.

His injuries are non-life threatening.

Officials have not released a description of the suspect but say he is believed to be driving an older Chevy Caprice, white or light in color.

The incident is still under investigation.