West Palm Beach police investigate shooting near gas station

Victim rushed to hospital, undergoes surgery
Posted at 8:45 PM, Feb 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-17 06:38:10-05

One man had to undergo surgery at a local hospital after he was shot Thursday night.

The shooting happened at approximately 6:40 p.m. in the 4900 block of Broadway Ave.

According to police, the victim and the suspect were both on foot at the Sunoco gas station.

The suspect fled the scene before police arrived and has not been apprehended. 

Detectives are currently investigating the incident.

The victim's injuries are not life threatening, said police.