Santa shot in Washington, D.C. by pellet gun while delivering toys (VIDEO)

A Christmas Eve toy giveaway in Washington, D.C., was halted when a man in a Santa costume was shot with a pellet gun.

Police have not found the person who shot him.

The man was taken to the hospital to get it removed from his shoulder.

The toy giveaway went on as scheduled.

Courtesy: WJLA, CNN Newsource