A man was shot in Fort Worth late Wednesday night, possibly after a drug deal,Fort Worth police said.
Police were called to a shooting in the 3000 block of Griggs Avenue about 10:15 p.m., said officer Daniel Segura, a Fort Worth Police Department spokesman.
The victim had been shot in the leg “after possibly purchasing illegal narcotics,” Segura said. The suspect fled the scene.
The victim was taken to the hospital with an injury that was not believed to be life-threatening. No arrests had been made Thursday morning, Segura said.
Police gang units were on the scene after the shooting.