A Pear Park neighborhood shooting victim was taken to the hospital early this evening (April 22). Meanwhile, a person of interest was taken in for questioning.

The shooting occurred around 5:30 p.m. at 2991 Piano Lane. When police arrived at the residence they found the victim outside the home with a gunshot wound in his leg.

The man was taken to the hospital. His exact condition is unknown, but it is believed the man's injuries are not life threatening.

While investigating the incident, police located a person of interest and took him in for questioning.

Law enforcement does not think the shooting was accidental, but as of this evening, they have not officially arrested a suspect pending further investigation.

[KKCO/GJSentinel]