Man shot at central Fresno motel, police searching for suspect

Fresno police are searching for the suspect who shot a man at a motel in central Fresno on Thursday morning.

Video Transcript

- This morning, police are searching for the suspect who shot a man in a motel in central Fresno. This happened after 1:30 this morning at the roadway in on Blackstone and Ashlan.

Police arrived to find a 49-year-old man in the parking lot, shot in both of his legs. He was taken to Community Regional, where he's expected to recover. Police say the victim was able to tell officers what happened.

ISRAEL REYES: The initial information we got from the victim is that he was just standing in the parking lot, and for no apparent reason, a male adult walked up to him and shot him in the legs, took off running.

- Police have not released a description of the suspect.